A Japanese Bronze “Animal” Jardiniere
A Japanese Meiji period bronze “animal” jardiniere by the Seiya Company, circa late 19th century.
Depicted in deep relief are a lion, tiger, elephant, baboon, buffalo, bear and a deer.
Having a great natural verdigris patina with waxed finish and weighing approximately forty pounds.
Sealed Dai Nihon Genryusai Seiya zo on the base.
17 ½ inches wide by 9 inches tall