Antique Bronze Signed Shishi Lion Okimono
A delightful little Bronze Okimono of a Shishi Lion also known as a Foo Dog. Estimated to be from mid 1800s Japan. Complete with signed box and in very good condition.
Approximate dimensions are length 4.5 cm and weight 126 grams and weight with box is 161 grams.
Shipping is via Australia Post and includes tracking.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OkimonoWikipedia – Okimono
Okimonos are small Japanese ornamental decorative carvings and are larger than netsuke. They are made from a variety of materials such as wood and ivory as well as ceramic and metal.