Tobacco-pouch and pipecase; kagami netsuke with design of a samurai holding an offering on a sanpodai; kanamono with design of the race across the Uji River; ojime with design of waves and arrows; silver chains

Japanese
Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1889)
Isshunsai Masayuki (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 12.4 x 8.2 x 5 cm (4 7/8 x 3 1/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5569a-c

Medium or Technique

Main material: textured leather; other metals: gold silver, shakudo, shibuichi and copper; ivory cup for kagami netsuke (cracked); decorative technique: uchidashi; iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kanamono plate signed Isshunsai Masayuki
一春齋政之

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection