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Pipe case with design of family crests (mon)

Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century (before 1889)

Accession Number

11.5551a-b

Medium or Technique

Main material: wood; other metals: gold, shakudo, and shibuichi and copper; decorative technique: overlay

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor