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    Sale 5967

    Japanese Art & Design

    13 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 68

    A Pair of Bronze Vases

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Pair of Bronze Vases
    Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    Oviform with mythical animal mask handles, decorated in high and low relief, chiseled and inlaid in various coloured metals including silver, gilt and copper with panels depicting the Soga Brothers and birds in branches of persimmon
    30.5cm. high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY