Scarce Meiji Period Antique Satsuma Garden Seat; Foo Dog Handles; Nr. Striking large and finely decorated Japanese Satsuma antique garden seat in baluster form with raised detail throughout. The side has handles in dragon-dog head form. The sides of the seat are profusely decorated with exceptionally detailed figures.The dogs are holding rings in their mouths, which have long intertwined and knotted cords that work down the side of the seat, ending in stylized tassels. Finely crackled cream-colored glaze on an earthenware body.
Raised enameled details, with heavy gilt over-painting. Moderate wear to the gilding. There are two firing cracks about 3 long at either side, at the point where the side of the top meets the curved of the sides. No nicks, dings, cracks or other issues. The top is 11 in diameter.The widest point of the body is appx. 13.75 side to side. All items come from a smoke free home. Your complete satisfaction is our priority. We respond to all issues within 24 hours. Please view the total listing as there are more pictures at the bottom of the listing. Please make sure you read all of our ad and view all the photos. Thank you for visiting with us. Come back often to our store which features antiques and other items we acquire at estate sales and auctions. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates! Over 100,000,000 served.
Get FREE counters from Vendio today! The item "Scarce Meiji Period Antique Satsuma Garden Seat Foo Dog Handles Nr.
Mint" is in sale since Saturday, November 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques".The seller is "antiqueboutique*123" and is located in Aurora, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.