An image of fuchi (with design of crane and tortoise)

Unknown Artist

fuchi (with design of crane and tortoise)

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
19th century
Media
Arms & armour
Medium
shakudo with raised gold and copper inlay
Dimensions
3.8 x 2.2 x 1.1 cm
Signature & date

Signed verso, in Japanese [inscribed] "(illeg)". Not dated.

Credit
Gift of George Sherren Johnston 1996
Accession number
420.1996