This is an antique bronze ikebana (flower arrangement) bud vase from the early Taisho Era (c. 1915). It has an engraved design of a temple and pine tree as well as inlaid silver moon and mountain. It is water tight and would make an impressive display for a small floral arrangements.

It has a signature engraved on the bottom of the vase (see last picture).

It measures approximately 6" tall by 2 3/4" wide (15 x 7 cm) and is overall in excellent condition with a deep dark patina from a century of loving use.

You'll love it, I guarantee it.........If you purchase this item and are not completely delighted with it, you may return it for a no questions asked refund within 14 days of receipt.

Sailerking and the Shogun's Gallery have been in the Japanese antique business for over 32 years, and highly value our customers. Satisfaction Guarantee: All items are carefully described and photographed. If not completely delighted with any item it may be returned in original condition for refund of purchase price, less actual shipping cost. Most items listed are antiques, and as such may have an expected amount of wear from normal use. We do not sell items with major flaws without mentioning it in the listing. See photos and descriptions for condition. Returns must be shipped back within 14 days of receipt. Buyer assumes
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