Bronze vase with lacquer peony flowers
Price: € 350,00
Elegant baluster-shaped black bronze vase with a red lacquered relief design of blooming peony flowers 牡丹 (botan) and branches with some berries hanging from them. The back with a similar decor.
The pair of gold lacquered ears in the shape of butterflies. As if they are resting on the sides of the vase. In Japan the peony symbolizes bravery and honor.
Good original condition with some very light traces of age. Please look at the photos for a condition reference.
Height 26 cm, Diameter 10.4
Weight 1240 gram.
Taishō periode (1912-1926)