Japanese bronze vase with koi carps signed Unsho Meiji period

Japanese bronze vase with koi carps signed Unsho Meiji period

Code: 10141

Dimensions:

W: 18.5cm (7.3")H: 32cm (12.6")

POA

Japanese bronze vase cast in low relief with koi carps (Nishikigoi) the eyes inlaid with shakudo and gold on a rich brown ground signed in an oval reserve Unsho 雲正, Meiji period 1868-1012.

The Japanese Koi is symbolic of good luck and perseverance.