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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1358900
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$9,500.00
It rests on 5 feet and is made up of 3 parts. This bronze incense burner is finely chiselled represents, on the detachable lid, a Shoki armed with his spear and slaying an oni maintained under his foot. On one side of the bowl, on a background of pines and jars at his feet, shoki defends a courtesan. On the other side and on a background of mountains and pines a monk with his attendant is pouring water into a jar. 2 chiseled handles hold the bowl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1358855
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4300.00 Euros
Very finely carved this brown patina bronze incense burner rests on 6 feet. Two handles are decorated with heads of dragons chasing the holy pearl among clouds and on a ground of archaïsant patterns. The finial of the lid represents a Kannon sitting on a rock. Under the base a seal of Oshima Joun. Height: 39cm. (15.3")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1356847
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$4,400.00
Very charming bronze okimono of the shape of a fan on a brown patina ground with the decoration of an owl perched on a branch of a maple looking at 2 flying birds. Gilded and black lacquer leaves. Silver moon cut by clouds. Origin : Japan. Period : Meiji late 19th century. Nagoya mark at the back (Hattori Cie ?). Dimensions : 30x20cm (11.8"x7.9")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1351497
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Small metal box with iris gold inlay. The sides are decorated with maple leaves and flowers. The inside of the lid and the box are golden and the incised decorations represent plovers in flight over flowing and floral motifs. Under the base is incised a cartouche with the signature of the workshop of Komai (Dai Nippon Kyoto Ju Komai Sei) with the dragonfly. Origin: Japan. Period: Meiji late 19th century. Dimensions: 6 x 4 x H2,5cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1346148
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Bronze incense-burner with chocolate patina. In the shape of large chrysanthemum and around the bowl a floral decoration and birds are finely carved in relief. The handle of the lid represents a rooster and hen. It stands on the chrysanthemum flower reversed. H47cm (18.4")xL28cm (11"). Signed under the base and the lid. Origin : Japan. Period : Meiji 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1343026
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€ 2300.00
Bronze incense burner dual light and dark brown patina. It rests on three feet with an elephant head. The body and cover floral decoration are inlaid with silver and golden flowers and leaves brown patina. The finial is gilded bronze and represents a mouse resting on a straw bale. Great fine carving. Signed under the base. Origin: Japan. Meiji period (1868-1912). Height: 12cm (4.7")x diameter 11cm (4.3").
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1338429
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€ 1900.00
Japanese brown patina bronze vase 9 facets with lizard decor wrapped around the neck. Elegant and very fine carving of the lizard. Signed under the base Maruki Cie. Origin : Japan. Period: Meiji 19th century. Height : 27,5cm (10.8")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1335615
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Massive Japanese bronze incense burner of a shishi (mythical lion) in brown patina with speckled gold. The head is turned backwards and the tail is erect. Period : Edo 19th century. Length 37cm x Height 38cm. (14.5"x14.9"). the lid is not the original.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1332809
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An impressive silvered bronze bird of prey certainly a nozzle or an osprey in menacingly outstretched wings laid on a wooden stand. Very fine carving. Signed : Kuninori. Total height (with stand) 68cm (27"). the bird H28cm (11") width 49cm (19"). Period : Edo: Meiji 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1332804
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Very impressive pair of monumental vases decorated with dragons, phoenix and of the 12 animals of the zodiac on the base of each vase. On the top the Tokugawa mon. Origin : Japan. Period : late Edo 19th century. very few parts missing. Height : 165cm (64").
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1331357
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Very fine pair of bronze vases in brown patina and reliefs of birds and flowers in black brown lacquer and silver. Decoration of birds among wisteria. Signed : Miyabe Atsuyoshi. Height : 21cm (8.2"). Period : 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1331355
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€ 3,900.00
Very nice carving and heavy bronze character of the smiling God Hotei one hand on his plump belly. Unsigned. Height : 32cm (12.6"). Period : 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1331354
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Eagle in bronze with brown and black patina, the outstretched wings and menacing look, placed on a bronze base from which rise branches and plum blossoms. The set is finely carved and very realistic. Beak and claws are silvery. A petal fell. The wingspan is 61,5cm (24.2"). Max height: 57 cm (22.3"). Signed in a silvered cartridge. Meiji period 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1317875
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A cast iron tetsubin cut sides multiple panels in relief of a god of happiness and longevity Fukurukuju, pine, crane and poems. Signature: Ryubundo. Origin: Japan. Period: 19th century. Height (excl. handle) 15cm (5.9").
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1316515
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Small bronze rat, sitting, holding a chestnut between his paws. Very fine carving realistic bristles and the position of the animal. He signed a kao under the base. Origin: Japan. Era: Meiji late 19th century. Height: 6.5 cm (2,5").
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1313392
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Fully articulated iron lobster with brown patina in excellent condition. Signature : Myochin (?). Total length with antennas 38cm (15"). 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1313383
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1100.00 Euros
Very well carved Japanese bronze okimono dark patina of Daikoku with his mallet. He is seated beside a covered box where a rat is rising on its back paws. 19th century. Length 11.8cm (45/8")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1312663
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Very nice black patina iron tetsubin in shape of lotus leaves with relief decorations of crabs and poems. Signed under the lid Ryubundo. Height : 19cm (7.4"). 19th century.