One (1) a ntique Japanese bronze vase. Decorated with four Tennin, "heavenly messengers", playing musical instruments on one side and holding lotus blossoms on the other. Three cranes around top and two Ho Ho birds around base.
Two large lotus blossoms and leaves form the handles. Base was soldered (poorly) on at a later date (see picture #12). Measures 11 inches tall, 6 1/4 inches at widest part and 4 1/4 inches wide at base. Weighs 5 pounds 3 ounces.
See my other Japanese bronze vases and other Japanese and Chinese antiques. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases". The seller is "cgc66" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.