6979 A bronze flower vessel with a low bulbous body and flaring neck. The two small handles seen on each side of the shoulder are cast as stylised ‘lion masks’ and the neck has four evenly spaced triangles with further stylised designs in low relief.
Japan 17th/18th century Edo period
Dimensions: H. 22.5cm x Diam. 14.5cm (9″ x 5¾”)