pair japanese bronze antique okimonos

Pair Japanese Bronze Antique Okimonos



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Depicting the traditional story told to children to teach about loyalty and consideration for others these are in the form of pricket candlesticks. The cranes, representing loyalty and longevity are standing on the back of minogame turtles. The cranes are holding the trailing stems and leaves of lotus flowers that could hold candles. These Meiji bronzes are beautiful, high quality examples of oriental symbolism.
Condition is excellent.
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Height = 32 cm (13")
Width = 0 cm (0")
Depth = 0 cm (0")

This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase.

* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish

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