Lot 1165
A Large Japanese Satsuma Lidded Floor Urn
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
20th century, surmounted with a dome cover with a shishi lion finial holding a ball, the baluster body flanked by faux ornate elephant head handles, elaborate satsuma with raised moriage decoration in textile pattern ground and raised applique of two noble male figures in Heian period dress on one side and samurai figures on the reverse, sits on fitted satsuma base decorated in same manner and raised on five lion head mask feet

HOA 46.5 in.

From the Estate of Dorothea Sweeney, Richmond, Virginia

Some light wear and rubbing to surface; three lines of repair to interior of cover around edges; some nicks and chips to underside rim of urn; some minor chips to feet on base; base with cracks to rim possibly from kiln firing.