Gift cover (fukusa) with design of two tortoises (o-kame) in the water in gold metallic thread couching and white, pink and reddish-orange silk embroidery on a dark blue silk satin ground; reddish-orange plain-weave hemp (?) backing.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Japanese, Edo period, late 18th or early 19th century