All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1367564 (stock #10)
Alexander E Grace
A finely cast, Japanese, bronze lidded vessel in the form of a sphere perched upon swirling waves and itself surmounted by a knop of a bird on a leafy branch, the bowl decorated in relief with carp in a stream. The eyes of the carp inlaid with gold. The bowl is signed, Shoryusai Chikatoshi sei, in Japanese characters. Meiji period, C20th. Dimensions are approximately 18 cm x 18 cm x 18cm. Condition is good...