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Manju netsuke with design of water-buffalo and peony

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 2.1 cm (1 5/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.529b

Medium or Technique

Red lacquer ground; decoration in gold, aokin, silver and black hiramaki-e with gold kirikane; interior gold nashiji; shoulder and rim gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro