23rd Nov, 2023 12:00

Asian Art | Bronze, Porcelain, Silver, Wood, Jade

  Lot 1054

MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

each of tapered cylindrical form, decorated with cranes and smaller birds amidst water and willows, silver and silver gilt inlay with engraved detail, character marks to base

23.5cm high


A condition report is offered as an indication of any issues visible to the naked eye. As none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer, buyers must satisfy themselves in respect of condition. The condition report does not form part of any contract between McTear's and the buyer, and all lots are offered "as is" in accordance with our Terms of Business available on our website.


Sold for £1,500
Estimated at £800 - £1,200

Condition Report
One dented to rim, both with small knocks and nicks around rims, the other with a small but noticeable deep scratch; some further minor surface nicks, scratches and patches of discolouration; also some surface pitting; that with dented rim also with dented foot, however it is the other that stands at a slightly offset angle when on a flat surface, this also has a slight compression to upper body that is difficult to capture in an image but can be felt; images available

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