Description The fuchi is shaped like the rim of a large sake barrel. Overflowing sake is shown in gold. Also depicted are a ladle for getting sake and a gold fan. The bucket of the ladle is made of silver and has a wave pattern that is repeated on the matching kashira. This is part of a set with Walters 51.989.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters
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