Textile sample with design of painted shell from the game "kai awase," drawstring bag, flowering plum branch, and feather with bamboo handle in white, brown, tan, green, blue, pink and gray on a blue ground, created by the yûzen process.
Lower left: seal in red ink
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA in August, 1898
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection
Japanese, Late Edo or early Meiji era, late 19th century