Japanese Meiji Bronze

Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder


Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder

Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder    Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder
This antique Japanese yatate features a gourd and dragon design. The piece is also decorated with many gourd leaves and a reticulated knotted rope design on the side panels. The piece has three feet and a chop on the base as shown. The yatate is a Japanese ink and brush holder, with ink soaked cloth in the holder and the brush in the elongated pipe.

Condition is very good with a nice patina to the bronze and great detail to the bronze. Measurements are length 17 1/2", height to the top of the dragon's nose 6 3/4" and 4 width.


Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder    Signed Antique Meiji Bronze Signed Figural Yatate Holder