A heavy, gold colored, cylindrical bronze vase that has a poppy flower in relief. It has a narrow mouth and a shallow raised foot. The casting is deep and crisp. The tapering shape fits the relief poppy very well.
The vase is unmarked.
9 5/8” (24.4 cm) tall x 3 1/8” (7.9 cm) diameter. Weighs 1 lb 12.8 oz (820 g)
The vase has age spotting and was over cleaned at one point. The vase has a shiny gold appearance and there is what looks like polish residue on the inner foot and in a few recesses. There are no breaks or cracks. The vase rocks very slightly on a flat surface. There are wear scratches throughout.
A decorative, artistic vase to add shine and richness to the décor.
Japanese Bronze Vase with Poppy Meiji Period Circa 1900