KIKUGATA-SHOKUDAI, 1876

  • Pair of Buddhist gilt chrysanthemum shokudai candlestands 1876

 

 

Pair of Buddhist gilt chrysanthemum shokudai candlestands 1876  (Dealer: Ishii Collection) – Chrysanthemum-type wooden ‘shokudai’ candlestands coated in lacquer with layers of pure gilt as Buddhist altar fittings, with noble brilliance without discoloration. In fine antique condition, with expected slight sign of use as seen. Attached with wooden box suggesting its age of Meiji 9 (1876). Item: approx. D 12 cm (4.72in), H 48.5 cm (19.09in) / Box: approx. D 30 x 15.5 cm (11.81 x 6.10in), H 55 cm (21.65in)

 

 

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