An absolutely adorable Japanese Meiji period bronze model of a seated bear, signed to base.
Some wear to base, with some slight loss to the Patina which does not in our opinion detract from this very lovely bear.
The Meiji era (明治 Meiji, Japanese pronunciation: [meꜜː(d)ʑi]) is an era of Japanese history which extended from October 23, 1868 to July 30, 1912. The period corresponded to the reign of Emperor Meiji and was succeeded upon the accession of Emperor Taishō by the Taishō era.
Size: H 11cm W 8cm D 13cm
Stock No: PA668