Japanese Antique Bronze Jumbo "Lobster" , Early 20th Century For Sale
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Japanese Antique Bronze Jumbo "Lobster" , Early 20th Century

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From our recent Japanese acquisitions travels comes this impressive oversized crustacean. A fine bronze jumbo sculpture okimono of an animated lobster dating to the early 20th century, Taisho period. Brilliantly conceived with original dark green patina- the multi legged creature symbolic of the seas rich bounty prosperity, perseverance and good fortune. Fine condition. Today these older works of art serve as wonderful decorative accents. Dimensions: 9 inches tall and 12 inches length and 8 inches in depth Only one. Provenance: Old Kyoto collection. History: Many of the attributes of the Lobster and Koi symbolize prosperity and success. The Lobster has a powerful and energetic life force, demonstrated by its ability to swim against currents and survive long age. Lifetime guarantee of authenticity: All of our Asian works of art come with our lifetime authenticity guarantee.  

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  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1915
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 9 in. x W 12 in. x D 8 in.H 22.86 cm x W 30.48 cm x D 20.32 cm
  • Seller Location
    Shelburne, VT
  • Reference Number
    LU1289214131151
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