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Tobacco pipe with design of Handaka Sonja and dragons

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


Dimensions

Overall: 20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5530

Medium or Technique

Main material: silver; bamboo stem; other metals: gold and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan, katakiri-bori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Signed

Toshimasa
壽政

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection