London, South Kensington
6 September 2007
A Japanese bronze bottle vase, 19th century
of pear shape rising to the tall tapering neck with an everted rim, applied with a high relief copper lizard coiled around the neck, looking down at a copper frog clinging to the shoulders, signed in seal form masatani -- 11 3/8in. (28.9cm.) high.
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