A JAPANESE LATE MEIJI PERIOD BRONZE URN WITH APPLIED SILVERED DECORATION, CIRCA 1880-1900, of overall ovoid form with ribbed sides, with applied silvered metal flowering prunus branches, birds, and rock form outcroppings, over engraved floral and cloud decoration, with mottled patination. Height: 8 3/4" Diameter: 10"
In overall fair condition with rubbing and loss to patinated finish, surface scratching, minor pitting of surface, bottom replaced and partially detached.
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