Lot 188
A Pair of Meiji Period Japanese Inlaid Sentoku Bronze Urns
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Meiji period (1868-1912), mirror decoration in gold shakudo, silver, and copper inlay of a peacock in pine tree and reverse with little boys at play by rocks, a fierce demon face in high relief serves as handles with oval rings flanking each urn, raised on three lion feet with foo lion mask heads at top of each, circular base with hole in the center, key motif around the edge.

18.5 in.

Exquisite details throughout depicting individual hairs, relief depth and feathers.

Some rubbing and wear with discoloration in areas; a few minor nicks to the rim.

$500 - 1,000