Lot 360: Japanese Bronze Figure of Oni Candle Cassolette
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: JAPAN, MEIJI PERIOD A Japanese bronze figural cassolette of an Oni. The Oni is depicted holding an archaistic vessel with raised dragon decoration surmounted by an unusual Monkey finial. He stands with arms outstretched in an aggressive pose atop rockery.
Condition Report: There is a small separation in the ankle joint area (see photo), otherwise very good condition.
Dimensions: Measures 17 1/2" tall.