Plaque for a cigarette box with design of cockerel, hen , chicks, crow and grape-vine

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


Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 13.4 cm (3 7/8 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5859

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Yoshi . . .

義。。。

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection