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KYO OKI079
KYO OKI079

Edo period Bronze Shishi Kouro, Lion-Dog Incense Burner

KYO OKI079More Details
Amazing quality cast bronze incense burner collected at Japanese auction.
Circa mid-late Edo period (18th-19th century)
Shishi is translated as "lion" but it can also refer to a dog with magical properties and the power to repel evil spirits.
The open mouth, along with the pierced ball, indicate a male shishi, representing the Yang, male, and active principle of the universe.

The ball he is holding has design of peony flowers. Shishi (king of all animals) and peony (king of all flowers) are often used together for kimono motif, samurai armor decoration, painting themes, etc...

It is in excellent condition.

Size: H14" (36cm), W 20" (50cm), D 8" (20cm)
Location: Kyoto Warehouse
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Price: $1400.00

KYO OKI077
KYO OKI077

Japanese Antique Earthenware Tiger.

KYO OKI077More Details
A beautiful old Tiger Okimono, one of a kind earthenware with unique face and posture.
There are several very old repair which show the piece was adored by the owner for long time.
The tail seems newer than the body.
It comes in an original wooden box.
Mid-late Edo period. Unknown artist.( Most Early and Mid Edo Okimono pieces were not signed.

Size: H 6" (15cm), W 9" (23cm), D 5" (12cm)
Location: Kyoto warehouse
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Price: $950.00

OP116
OP116

Large Ceramic Opium Pipe Damper, Beautiful shape and design, ( 19th Century) Collected in Sichuan,China,( JUST ADDED)

Price: $175.00

OP115
OP115

18th/19th Century Opium pipe damper. Unusual design. All original except copper insert which has been recently added, ( JUST ADDED JUNE 20th)

Price: $125.00

OP114
OP114

19th pos. 18th Century Chinese damper used for opum pipe. Ceramic, Crack but not cracked through,( Solid).( JUST ADDED)

Price: $130.00

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