A Japanese Bronze Jardinière Vase and Stand
A Japanese Bronze Jardinière and Stand
Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Measures: Jardinière height 30 cm, diameter 38 cm
Stand height 73 cm, diameter 27 cm
The vase of bombé form with a flared rim, the body decorated with ornate moulded repoussé decoration with a continuous scene of birds, blossoming lotus flowers and foliage, a large two charater mark and further text to the base within. The stand with flared, stepped sections, a coiling dragon to the centre, above and beneath flying cranes.
H: 103.8cm (40.9")
19th Century, Early 20th Century, Victorian (1837 to 1901), Edwardian (1901 to 1910)