Plaque for a cigarette box with design of carp, ripples and weed

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


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5860

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Signed with two undeciphered characters and a seal Yoshiharu
(不詳) 印 義治

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection