Lot 324: WALL VASE IN FORM OF GOD OF LUCK DAIKOKU
19 November 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Ceramic. Japan, approx. Meiji to 20th cent.
A very attractive little hanging vase in form of the laughing god of luck and fortune Daikoku, with his typical head covering, as well as the attributes of rice balls under one foot and the mountain folk´s hammer in a raised hand. The front is three-dimensional, flat the back and with grommet. Red-brown, somewhat blackened ceramic.
HEIGHT 13 CM
From an old German collection specialized in Japanese ceramics