Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 30
A Massive Pair of Japanese Bronze Inlaid Vases, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
  • A Massive Pair of Japanese Bronze Inlaid Vases, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

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A Massive Pair of Japanese Bronze Inlaid Vases, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

明治時代 銅嵌銀麻雀飛燕銅瓶一對

Heavily cast and finely decorated with copper, silver and gilded inlays, depicting birds amongst foliage
height 14.4" — 36.5 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,000

Realised: $984
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

A similar pair was sold at Christie’s London, May 11, 2010, lot 146

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: Japan
Wares: Vase