Lot 7: Japanese Meiji Period Bronze Standing Crane
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
late 19th century, bronze, elegant form with meticulous detail to wings, eyes, and feet. Cranes are auspicious symbols of longevity in Asian culture.
Condition Report: Verdigris; breaks and cracking on neck and to beak with some loss; general wear.