C e l es ti a l N o n e s u ch. An incredibly beautiful piece of metalwork, this mixed-metal inkwell is the depiction of the Kabocha Squash. The squash, with a dragonfly perched atop as the finial, is seated on a flattened leaf.
Japanese, 19th through early 20th century. A great object for study or display, this will make a nice addition to any student or appreciators collection of Japanese art and artifacts. Very good condition with no detectable repairs.
Exhibits signs of age such as surface wear and weathering. As they are part of the description, please enlarge all photographs to better ascertain details and condition. The packing peanuts we use are recyclable: #6. Thank you for shopping with us.Follow us for quality items and other assorted. The item "FINE Antique Japanese Meiji Era Kabocha Squash with Dragonfly & Leaf Inkwell Metal" is in sale since Saturday, July 24, 2021.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "celestial_nonesuch" and is located in Boyertown, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.