Pair of menuki each in the form of a bird, stream and plants

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Funada Ikkin (Japanese, 1812–1863), Hashimoto Isshi (Japanese, 1820–1896), School Ichijô School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 0.3 cm (2 3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.717a

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; other metals: shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

[Funada Ikkin (a)]
Hashimoto Isshi (b)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection