Japanese bronze Urn mounted as a Lamp
Japan Ca 1890
Striking paginated and multi-metals inlaid cylindrical vase with 2 handles representing dragons and resting on 4 little feet.
The central visual has gold and a blue metal inlays decor on a flying Crane over sunflowers. The other central visual has a Bird with gold inlay flying over gilded flowers and foliage.
Drilled and signed on the base (in Japanese and black ink). Meiji Period, Ca 1890
H 10.5 in. x Dm 4 in.
H 26.67 cm x Dm 10.16 cm
4 in. (10.16 cm)