The Kura - Japanese Art Treasures

Robert Mangold has been working with Japanese antiques since 1995 with an emphasis on ceramics, Paintings, Armour and Buddhist furniture.
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Antique Japanese Kodaiji Maki-e Lacquer Koro Censer

Antique Japanese Kodaiji Maki-e Lacquer Koro Censer

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Lacquer: Pre 1700: Item # 1439988

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817-2 Kannonji Monzen-cho
Kamigyo-ku Kyoto 602-8385
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A Momoyama to early Edo (17th century) Akoda Koro incense burner of wood with double walled bronze chamber covered with a lattice-work gilt-copper hoya lid. The fluted wood core has been covered in black lacquer and decorated in the Kodai-ji maki-e technique with fruiting trees and pines. The metal fittings were originally gilded with gold, much has been worn away from handling but remains visible about the shoulder and inside the lid. It is 4 inches (10.3 cm) diameter and in overall fine condition.