PAIR JAPANESE BRONZE 7.5 VASES, MEIJI PERIOD, c. 1868-1912
THIS LISTING IS FOR A GORGEOUS PAIR OF ANTIQUE JAPANESE ELABORATELY DECORATED BRONZE VASES FROM THE MEIJI PERIOD, c. EACH VASE FEATURES A LARGE MEDALLION DECORATED WITH LARGE FLYING BIRDS ON ONE SIDE AND SMALL BIRDS ON THE REVERSE WITH FLOWER AND BRANCH DECORATION. EACH VASE HAS THE SAME DESIGN BUT VARY SLIGHTLY. THE BIRDS STAND IN RELIEF FROM THE BODY OF THE VASE AND HAVE INTRICATE DETAILS AND NICE NATURALLY AGED PATINA. THE VASES ARE MARKED WITH AN UNIDENTIFIED JAPANESE SEAL MARK.
MEASURE 7 1/2" HIGH, 4 1/2" AT THE WIDEST PART WITH A TOP OPENING 3 3/4 IN DIAMETER. COMBINED WEIGHT IS JUST UNDER 4 POUNDS. BOTH VASES ARE IN EXCELLENT ESTATE CONDITION WITH NO NOTED FLAWS AND WEAR COMMENSURATE WITH AGE. LISTING IS FOR A GORGEOUS PAIR OF SMALL ANTIQUE JAPANESE ELABORATELY DECORATED BRONZE VASES, SIGNED. Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible.
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- Region of Origin: Japan
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Bronze
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Brown
- Featured Refinements: Meiji Vase