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Tobacco pipe with design of an artist painting Fudo; the bowl with design of a table, flower-arrangement, incense-burner and curtain

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


Dimensions

Overall: 22.8 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

11.5527

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Signed

Keimin, with a kao
桂民(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection