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Fuchi with Paulownia Crests
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Fuchi with Paulownia Crests


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Five gold paulownia crests ("mon") decorate the edge of this fuchi. Paulownia crests were used by the emperor and by some military rulers. The style of this crest is in keeping with those used by military rulers. This is part of a mounted set.
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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Creator
Period
18th-19th century
Medium
shakudo, gold, copper alloy
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.1172.3A
Measurements
H: 1 9/16 in. (3.9 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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