Elegant pair of bronze cranes of the Meiji Pd with finely detailed beak, feathers, legs and feet. Raised on black granite base (recent). Probably sculpted as garden ornament in a bronze body with green color and red spot on top of the head. Red crown cranes is the second rarest crane in the world and is revered both in Japan and China as a symbol of good fortune, longevity and fidelity.
- Of the Period
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacture1880
- Materials and techniques
- ConditionGood. the Necks of both Cranes have Vertical cracks.
- WearWear consistent with age and use. Minor structural damages.
H 43 in. x W 47 in. x D 10 in.
H 109.22 cm x W 119.38 cm x D 25.4 cm
- Seller locationCharleston, SC
- Seller reference number1535
- Sold AsSet of 2
- Reference numberLU92027091023
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