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brocade pouch and wrapper
  • Issai Chikara
    active 1806
    active: Japan
  • brocade pouch and wrapper, 1806, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 142 x 188 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 55 7/8 x 74 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1596

Color print of a small bag that is decorated in a yellow, red, and green design with a dragon's head. There is a folded wrapper in front of the bag, covered with a green and yellow design. There is calligraphy in the left side of the print. Picture is dated Spring, Tiger Year.