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Fuchi with Monkeys
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Fuchi with Monkeys


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Three monkeys are depicted in gold, copper and shakudo. One monkey is dressed in a shirt and holds a stick with sacred "shide" papers attached. Such sticks are used to symbolize purification in Shinto ritual. This fuchi is part of a set with Walters 51.917.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Period
n.d.
Medium
shakudo, copper, gold
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.916
Measurements
1 9/16 in. (3.9 cm) (l.)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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