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bronze cylinder vases

JAPANESE PAIR OF BRONZE CYLINDER VASES

 

A fine pair of bronze cylinder vases with elegant raised designs of cloisonne butterflies flying over trailing grape and vine designs.  The leaves and fruit picked out in gold and alloys.

 

Unsigned

19th century

Height: 3.5 inches (9 cms)

 

REF: J3.29

pnc211

BRONZE ALTAR GARNITURE

A bronze five piece garniture comprising central censer and lid, a pair of pricket candlesticks and a pair of gu vases. .
Japanese, 19th century
Max height: 4.75 ins (12.1 cms)

Ref: PNC/211

pnc214

BRONZE MODEL OF A MONKEY

A bronze model of a reclining monkey, the animal depicted holding a peach in his right hand.
Japanese, 19th century
Length: 3.75 ins (9.5 cms)

Ref: PNC/214

pnc215

BRONZE MODEL OF A TERRAPIN

A mixed metal water dropper in the form of a terrapin.
Seal to underside reading: Seimin
Japanese, 19th century
Length: 3.75 ins (9.5 cms)

Ref: PNC/215