Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323838 (stock #pd915)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Best turtle/crane bronze candlestick we have ever seen. The relief work and detail is magnificent. Late Meiji Period C.1890 piece. The lotus at the top has a square insert which dates the piece to Meiji. H:45 x width:15cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1323833 (stock #pd919)
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Authentic real Japanese bronze sage/carp koro or incense burner late Meiji Period c. 1910. Many of these pieces are fake these days so when you get a real one with patina and detailed bronzework, it really stands out. Rich patina and features. 41cm tall x 36cm wide and 27cm deep. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323222 (stock #pd917)
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Superb late Meiji Period C.1900 bronze lamp that used oil and wick. Absolutely spectacular bronze craftsmanship and detail from floral vine lattice on the door and side panels to the treasure symbols in fine relief around the base. H:49cm; diameter:30cm. Condition excellent except for a missing bell or two on the protruding eaves. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1321825 (stock #pd921)
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Fabulous late Meiji Period bronze okimono of a sage with deer. Typically a Taoist motif of the enlightened sage with a deer. The bronze metalwork is a masterpiece; one of the best we have seen from the flowing robes to the deer antlers. Perfect condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1318630 (stock #pd887)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Very rare and striking bronze suiban or flower vessel with red sides and a lovely Ho-o Phoenix on one side. C.1900 Meiji Period. Fantasic relief work on the mythical elephant handles and 4 legs. The opposite side to the phoenix has pines and waves also in relief. Great condition. 45cm long; 11cm high and 27cm deep.Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1318627 (stock #pd888)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Wonderful and unusual bronze lantern from the Taisho Period, C.1920. The four sides have an interesting grate design with a repeating diaper motif on the roof and sides. Perfect condition besides missing the hanging bells on the 4 corners which are rarely intact. H:30cm x 20cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1318626 (stock #pd890)
Kodo Arts
$725.00
Regal bronze sage riding a carp while reading a Taoist text. This koro or incense burner is signed by the famed maker, Teiu and has a place on the back of the sage for the incense smoke to waft out. C.1910 in the late Meiji Period. Not a reproduction as many are. Excellent condition. Length 20cm by height:19cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1314513 (stock #pd877)
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A mammoth huge zen temple gong from Hosho-ji buddhist temple in Gifu Prefecture. Another name for the temple is Mt.Kada. The donator is Ashimura Village and the donors names are written on the bell. Dated Taisho 7 May 1st, C.1919. The bell was made by Tauemon Okamoto. It took two of us to lift the bell and the sound is magnificent. 87cm tall x 48cm in diameter. Excellent condition with no cracks or dents. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1309768 (stock #pd868)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Superb late Meiji Period bronze suiban ikebana flower vessel with carp and turtles in beautiful relief frolicing on waves on both sides. Lovely geometric linked circles form the background daiper motif. The handles in thick bronze are elephant heads. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote. W:15" x Depth : 9" x H:5".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1309767 (stock #pd867)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Wonderful unusual round bronze suiban or ikebana flower vessel from the late Taisho Period c.1920. Subtle silver inlay fence and small flowers in relief. Excellent condition, no dents or cracks. 10" diameter and stands on tripod legs 2 1/2" tall. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1290127 (stock #pd837)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Superp art deco pair of Taisho Period C.1920 bronze candlestands. On a round base the four legs hold a lovely blue/green patina top. In excellent condition. H:58cm x W:17cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1290125 (stock #pd838)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Very rare and important old Japanese buddhist bronze temple post top called a giboshi. Standing 57cm tall and 30cm wide, it is like an art deco object with great impact. Four plum blossom screw covers hide the screws that attached the top to a post. A few miner scratches but no cracks or dents. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1287843 (stock #pd826)
Kodo Arts
$475.00
Very unusual rough textured usubata or bronze tea ceremony flower vase. The base is outstanding and rare. The legs are curled tea drops and the simple elegant lines reveal the asthetic of the Taisho era C.1920. First of its kind we have seen. There is a signature on the bottom but it is cursive and unfortunately we can`t read it. H:26cm x diameter:14cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1282424 (stock #pd814)
Kodo Arts
$1,050.00
Regal signed bronze statue of a Meiji Period statesman as Japan transitioned from the samurai era to the modern era. Displaying all the dignity and experience of someone who has gone through many of lifes trials and tribulations, the artist Nakajima Toyo has captured the heart and wisdom expressed in this gentleman. Excellent condition. H:17" x 13". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1280236 (stock #pd799)
Kodo Arts
$1,600.00
Fabulous old Taisho Period C.1915 bronze lantern. Lovely blue green patina from years outside. Almost art deco in appearance with outstanding lattice work. Bronze craftsmanship top notch. Door opens and latches are good. Stands on 3 legs. 10" tall x 9" wide. Ask for shipping quote from Californai warehouse.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1280230 (stock #pd802)
Kodo Arts
$1,375.00
Rare large Taisho Period C.1920 bronze vase with fabulous markings in relief. The aesthetic is absolutely brilliant. Excellent condition. Handles are mythical elephants. H:18" x 17" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1279502 (stock #pd796)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Exceptional and rare Meiji Period C.1890 bronze Shachihoko or mythical dragon carp Koro or incense censor. . Shachi or Shachihoko were frequently used as roof ornaments in the Edo period (1600-1868) and found atop castles, tower gates, and samurai homes. These fish-shaped ornaments are placed at both ends of the main roof ridge, with the male Shachi placed on the left and the female Shachi on the right. The creatures are thought to provide protection against fire, as they are attributed with the power to control rain. This dragon /carp has a lid on the upper tail. Not sure if it is original or if it has been replaced. Piece is in excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1278741 (stock #pd788)
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Very rare and unusual buddhist temple garden bronze turtle water spout. Lovely blue green patina from years outside on the turtles. Signed on the bottom ` Yoryo ` Mama turtle with baby turtle on its back. Little pegs on the back of the mama and tny holes in the baby`s feet keep it mounted. The tortoise has a thunder diaper design on its back. Thick bronze and very heavy. H:34cm x W:64". Ask for shipping quote.