Buddhist kôro 香炉 (censer)
Price: € 850,00
A lovely Buddhist kôro 香炉 (censer) crafted from bronze with a deep, dark brown patina, featuring an exquisite lotus motif.
The central part of the censer is designed to resemble a large, fully-opened lotus flower, accompanied on each side by two smaller vessels, each nestled within a lotus bud and leaf.
The various representations of the lotus at different stages of growth – including unfurled leaves, buds, and full blooms – are thoughtfully incorporated to symbolize the path towards Buddhist enlightenment.
The censer rests on a circular foot, adorned with a traditional wave pattern known as seigaiha 青海波,
Period: Japan –Late Meiji period/Taishô period (First quarter 20th century).
Height 22.5 cm, Length 34.5 cm, Depth 22.5 cm.
Weight 4.0 kg.
In good original condition with some traces of oxidation and superficial traces of wear. Please look at the photos for a condition reference.
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.