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Box Showing an Octopus and Monkey at Tug of War
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Box Showing an Octopus and Monkey at Tug of War


Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Conservation

Silver tarnish reduced in preparation for exhibition

Date Description Narrative
2/05/2016TreatmentCleaned
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions unread Gold plaque with inscription.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
19th century (Meiji)
Medium
iron, gold, silver
(Metal)
Accession Number
52.163
Measurements
Overall: 2 1/2 × 4 13/16 × 3 13/16 in. (6.3 × 12.3 × 9.7 cm) Box H: 1 5/8 × W: 4 13/16 × D: 3 13/16 in. (4.2 × 12.3 × 9.7 cm) Lid H: 1 1/16 × W: 4 13/16 × D: 3 13/16 in. (2.7 × 12.3 × 9.7 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)

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