Cylindrical Japanese birdcage

Price:  420,00

Rare, cylindrical Japanese birdcage 鳥かご (torikago) carried by three low console-shaped feet.

Crafted from metal mesh stretched in a bent wooden frame with a great aged patina. The front equipped with a small hinged door with a latch knob to secure it. The top with a small wooden knob to easily lift the cage from the base. The base fitted with metal black iron lining.

Height 63.5 cm, Diameter cage 37.5 cm, Diameter base 41 cm.

Period: Japan – 19th century (Late Edo period/Early Meiji period).

In a very good original condition with minor traces of wear conform age. Please have a look at the photos for a condition reference.

Ref. No. : C2667


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