Bronze Vase with Cranes
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Metalwork: Pre 1910: item # 888490
Please refer to our stock # 01-328 when inquiring.
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
1050 Second Avenue, Galleries 55, 56 and 58
New York, NY 10022
Sold - Many thanks!
|A striking bronze and multi-metal vase of baluster form, its copper-patinated neck simulating wood grain. Framed by a band of carved scrollwork with silver and gold inlaid flowers, the central visual is inlaid with precious metals to create a charming scene. Two silver cranes, worked in high relief inlaid with shakudo, gold and color-patinated alloys, graze among tall bamboo, iris and butterflies. This vase is in excellent condition with no dents, loss or damage. Height: 14.2" Meiji Period, Japan|