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Bronze Heron & Frog Lily Pad Form Inkwell with Articulated Hinged Mouth Holder

$2,750

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Bronze Heron & Frog Lily form inkwell, with an articulated hinged mouth letter holder. The heron perched on an open branch swivels to reveal an ink pot. The lily pad base pen holder with a seated frog, no visible markings. This form was seen in the Meiji period as a Koro or perfume-burner. The details of the heron, lily pad and frog are precisely rendered.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 6.25 in. (15.88 cm)Width: 8 in. (20.32 cm)Depth: 8 in. (20.32 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
    CastBrass
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1920
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    valatie, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU846320408432

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    $110 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Valatie, NY
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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