Antique Japanese Solid Silver Naturalistic Lily Pad Bowl, Arthur & Bond Yokohama
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Antique Japanese Solid Silver Naturalistic Lily Pad Bowl, Arthur & Bond Yokohama:
Fine Quality Antique Japanese Meiji period Solid Silver Bowl. c1905
Skillfully made for the famous Arthur & Bond of Yokohama.
Arthur and Bond's Fine Art Gallery was situated at 38 Water Street, Yokohama, Japan. Their incredible premises contained some of the most superb pieces of Japanese workmanship including gold lacquer, chased, hammered and inlaid metal, embroideries, cloisonne, Porcelain, Kakemono, Screens, Cabinets and much more..
This exquisite bowl is finely hand raised into a lily pad shape onto which has been applied cast models of snails.
Beautifully proportioned with a rim diameter of 107mm, it weighs 53g.
Fine Quality novelty piece of Japanese Meiji era solid silver .