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Menuki in the form of a foreshortened view of Amanohashidate

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Signed

Yoshi 盧

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 0.4 cm (2 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.102

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; other metals: shakudo; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor