Lot 78
A Japanese Bronze Lantern Lamp
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Meiji period (1868-1912), finally carved bronze lantern now mounted and fitted as a lamp, base is decorated with plovers flying over waves, the lantern body has openwork with flowers and birds, the top of the lantern has a dragon heads and shaped rim topped with a flaming pearl finial, two lightbulb fitting, comes with a lamp shade.

HOA 30 in.

Estate of the late Dr. Eleanor Jantz, Durham, NC

Loss of three decorative elements from top; loss of clasp to secure lantern door; some rubbing, wear, and scratches as expected with age.