Brush and Ink Holder

Unknown, Japanese, Japanese


Late Edo Period (about 1789-1868)

Bronze, beads, string, bamboo and hair

Overall: 1 1/16 × 1 1/16 × 6 5/16 in. (2.7 × 2.7 × 16 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert W. Christy



Place Made: Japan, East Asia, Asia


19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear

Research Area


Not on view


Robert Wentworth Christy (1922-2020), Appleton Professor of Natural Philosophy and Professor of Physics, Emeritus, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1995.

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