Fine Antique Japanese Bronze Vase with 2 bearded dog-like creatures which detach from the sides. The center front animal is a dog-like creature without the beard. He seems to be looking at the 2 birds above his head.
The vase measures about 5-1/2" (14 cm) high. The diameter of the mouth is 5". It weighs 1 lb., 9 oz.
The vase is in excellent condition, with untouched patina. Exterior is perfect. Mouth interior shows some use and wear. No marks or signatures.