Japanese bronze vase with kirin signed Hidemitsu Meiji period

Japanese bronze vase with kirin signed Hidemitsu Meiji period

Code: 10091

Dimensions:

W: 23cm (9.1")H: 31cm (12.2")

£5,500.00 Approx $7565.34, €6440.28

Japanese bronze vase with kirin walking among clouds, signed in a square reserve Hidemitsu kansei 秀光監製 (supervised by Hidemitsu), Meiji Period 1868-1912.

The Kirin is a mythological creature symbolic of goodness and purity with a dragon and deer like features, when it appears is a good omen bringing prosperity and peace.