A BRONZE KORO [INCENSE BURNER], MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A BRONZE KORO [INCENSE BURNER], MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A BRONZE KORO [INCENSE BURNER], MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY
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A BRONZE KORO [INCENSE BURNER], MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

A BRONZE KORO [INCENSE BURNER], MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

Lot Sold:3,250GBP

Lot Details

Description

A BRONZE KORO [INCENSE BURNER], MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY


the lobed koro with domed, pierced cover and shakudo finial in the form of a tama, inlaid in gold, shakudo, silver and patinated bronze with birds among reeds and flowers, further birds flying above, the cover with chidori, copper gilt liner

13 cm., 5⅛ in. high

Condition Report

- Good condition.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Fine Japanese Art
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