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A large carved celadon elephant-form Koro

A large carved celadon elephant-form Koro


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Directory: Popular Collectibles: Cultural: Japanese: Pre 1960: Item # 1364447

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A very large celadon glazed porcelain Kyoyaki koro in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a pagoda on its back, sumptuously carved all over with peonies and tassles. Just imagine how magnificent this would look with incense smoke billowing from the pagoda windows. Mark: impressed two character "Seizan" circular seal to the elephant's belly. Period: Kyoto, Japan, early Showa, c.1950s Dimensions: 25cm high, 19cm wide Condition: fine