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Tobacco pipe with design of dragons and clouds

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


Dimensions

Overall: 21.4 cm (8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5542

Medium or Technique

Main material: silver; bamboo stem; other metals: gold; decorative technique: takabori, zogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Inscription

斎等英明

Signed

Saito Teruaki

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection