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Tobacco pipe with design of crow-tengu and watchtower

Inscription

利春(花押)

Signed

Toshiharu, with a kao

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

11.5528

Medium or Technique

Main material: silver; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, shakudo, shibuichi and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork