Meiji Japanese Parcel Gilt Repousse Metal Plate Depicting Samurai

$795.00
Quantity available: 1

Our Meiji period charger in mixed metal features the partially gilded figures of the warrior monk, Benkei, with naginata bladed weapon, dueling with Ushiwaka on the Gojo Bridge, from the Chronicles of Yoshitsune by Yoshitoshi (1839-1892). It has a scalloped border of alternating panels depictings stylized flowers, lattice and diaper motifs, all masterfully created using repousse and chasing techniques.  Apparently unsigned. 9 1/2 inches across and is 3/4 inches high (24 by 1.9 cm).

( copper plate antique )

 

Item Details

Reference #:
ha-2657
Quantity
1
Category
Asian
SubCategory
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
c1900
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
9.50 x 0.75 x 9.50
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Good
Material
copper