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Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects

Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects
Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects
Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects
Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects
Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects
Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects
Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects
Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects

Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects
Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket w/ Crab & Insects. Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven Bronze Basket w/ Crab & Insects , circa 1890. Our paintings and sculpture range from the 17th C. Inspection of our merchandise is available by appointment in our Roger's Park (Chicago) gallery. FREE PICK-UP IN THE CHICAGOLAND AREA. Up for your consideration is a very fine & rare Japanese hand-woven bronze miniature basket, decorated with a crab and two insects. The basket measures a mere 2.25" tall and 2.25" in diameter. It is constructed from very thin bronze strips, that were hand-woven to form the basket. It is further adorned with a finely detailed crab, and two insects.

The basket is in excellent condition. One of the insects only has 1 antennae present. I do not believe the other is missing, but that the artist is depicting a side view of the insect, as indicated its red painted top (see last photo). This quote is for the Continental U. These charges are the buyers responsibility.

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The item "Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects" is in sale since Sunday, January 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases".

The seller is "thesapphiregallery" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Region of Origin: Japan
  • Age: 1850-1899
  • Primary Material: Bronze
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Featured Refinements: Meiji Vase


Rare JAPANESE MEIJI ERA Miniature Hand-Woven OKIMONO Basket with Crab & Insects