Project Description

Two part fundame lacquer manju with auspicious symbols, by Shōho

With gold hiramakie decoration of a stylised crane, minogame and pines. Pewter rims. The internal loop for attachment appears to have been restuck

Signed: shōho saku. Early 19th century

Diameter: 3.8 cm

Shōho worked for Lord Kamei, daimyo of Tsuwano in Iwami province

Item Location: UK

Price: £490