Tobacco-pouch and pipecase; netsuke in the form of a shishi and young with a coral ball on a base, kanamono in the form of two Manzai dancers enjoying a New Year banquet; rectangular gold filigree ojime; silver chains

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1886)
Hagiya Katsuhira (Japanese, 1804–1876), Ichiyusai (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 9.2 x 5 cm (5 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5556a-c

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kanamono signed Katsuhira, with a kao
Netsuke signed Ichiyusai
勝平(花押); 一遊齋

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection