Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1320638 (stock #pd901)
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$880.00
Very unusual zen buddhist temple gong part of the Bon`ongu buddist bells and gongs used for temple services. Called an Unban gong and cloud shaped. Hand made of bronze C.1880 and with phoenix birds on both side of the top ears in detailed relief. Good sound. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1319783 (stock #pd891)
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Fabulous old bronze garden lantern from the late 40`s with a rich blue green patina from years of oxidation outside. Thick bronze with windows on all sides featuring grasses,trees and birds in fine relief. Quite big at 102cm tall and 53cm in diameter. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1318633 (stock #pd885)
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Wonderful large standing bronze Kannon bodhisattva diety signed by the famed bronze artist Kisai. Early Showa Period c.1930. Halo is undulating buddhist clouds in relief, spectacular. Bead and robe work outstanding. Lotus petal base. 92cm tall and 29cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1318630 (stock #pd887)
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$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)
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$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)
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$525.00
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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1315246 (stock #pd878)
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$475.00
From the famed Gyokusendo Foundry, C. 1950, this Dochu hand hammered copper vase is very art deco in design with textured layers and indented colored features creating a very art deco flower vase. Height:11" x 6". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1315245 (stock #pd875)
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$575.00
Lovely rare purple gold bronze flower vase with original signed paulowia wood box by famed artist Shoda Yokaku. Fired bronze art deco vase, quite rare motif. C.1950. Height: 12" x 7" diameter.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1314516 (stock #pd874)
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$475.00
Very lovely bronze flower vase from the Showa Period c.1926 - 1964. Has a patinated finish that almost looks like the wakasa lacquer that is put on in layers by spatula. Very art deco. Gourds with podsand leafs in fine relief. Very good condition. 22cm tall x 18cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1314515 (stock #pd876)
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$1,100.00
Wonderful and very unusual almost art deco bronze garden light with light inside. The undulating legs and pagoda like features make this lamp very unusual. Glass on all sides and bottom. 31cm tall x 30cm wide. Excellent condition. 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)
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$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)
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$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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1306635 (stock #pd863)
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$580.00
Fabulous mixed metal bronze flower vase from the Showa Period, C.1935. Very art deco with textured mixed metals juxtaposed on a bronze base. H:20cm x 8cm wide. Condition very good. (see pictures)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1305136 (stock #pd861)
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$1,400.00
Exceptional bronze Jizo Bosatsu or guardian diety sculpted by the famous bronze craftsman, Amenomiya Jiro who lived C.1889-1970. This piece was was from the Showa Period c. 1935 and is signed on the back. This Kshitigarbha Bodhisattva wears priestly garb and carries a finial. In his left hand is the Hoju or flaming jewel symbolizing the empty void. He has vowed to save all sentient beings. H:53cm x w:18cm. Perfect conition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1950 item #1304616 (stock #pd859)
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$850.00
Regal pair of bronze buddhist temple altar lamps with hexogonal middle sections. Quite rare. Showa Period C.1945 they have electric bulbs and are lined with rice paper. Perfect condition. h;35cm x 15cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1980 item #1304614 (stock #pd858)
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Fantastic bronze dragon Shinto shrine /Buddhist temple purification water spout. Before entering the shrine or temple many sacred places have a dragon water spout that keeps purified water going into a stone tsukubai where visitors can purify hands and mouth before entering for prayer or offerings. This ryu or dragon is c.1980 and sits on a base of swiring buddhist clouds. The dragon along with the Ho or phoenix guards the buddha's teachings in the celestial realm. A spout comes out of the dragon's mouth and at the base is a pipe to hook up a water source. 85cm tall and 78cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1301139 (stock #pd853)
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$750.00
Lovely Taisho Period C.1920 bronze incense burner/brazier. Would make a lovely bronze flower vase without ash. Well executed bronze work with the bowl surrounded by lotus leaf motif and a geometric design in relief. Sits on tripod legs. Excellent condition. H:17cm x Diameter:38cm. Ask for shipping quote.