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Box and cover with design of Mount Fuji with a rustic fence, bird and asagao

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


Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 8.8 x 7 cm (1 5/16 x 3 7/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5857

Medium or Technique

Main material: mokume of shakudo, copper and silver; other metals: silver interior; decorative technique: translucent cloisonne enamels worked with gilt wire

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Inscription

無銘

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection