Fabulous Meiji shakudo locket with delicate gold braid border. Rectangular
with gold and silver applied to shakudo ground. (Shakudo is a lacquer-shaded
alloy.) One side are peacock and bamboo with Mount Fuji in background. On other
is flower basket. Gold scroll crown with ring bail. Japan, ca 1900. Condition:
Some braid fraying and lifting.
Dimensions: H (with bail) 2 x W 1 1/8 x D 3/8 in. #1122