Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store
Vintage Bronze Vases | Tortoise General Store

Vintage Bronze Vases

$850.00 Sale Save
Style Vase #2

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Description:
One-of-a-kind vintage vases circa 1980 from Japanese bronze artists. The unique patina swirls and patterns are caused by a natural oxidization process over the course of several decades. These heavy set vases will continue to achieve a soft and mellow patina over time, making them living pieces of art. Enjoy a beautiful bronze vase to hone your ikebana craft or display them simply as standalone pieces.

Measurements:
#1 - 4.0" W x 4.0 " x 7.5 " H
#2 - 5.5" W x 5.5" L x 12.0" H 
#3 -  1.0 " x 4.0 " x 10.0 " H
#4 - 4.5 " x 4.5 " x 5.5 " H
#5 - 2.25 " x 2.25 " x 8.5 " H
#6 - 1.0 " x 2.5 " x 9.0 " H
#7 - 4.0 " x 4.0 " x 7.0 " H
#8 - 1.0" x 5.0" x 10.0 " H

History: 
Bronze vases are often found at shrines as Buddhist alter pieces, but also as part of traditional tea ceremonies with beautiful flower arrangements.  The bronze industry flourished during the Japanese Edo period (1615-1868) during the era's construction of new temples.  
Materials:
Bronze

Variation: 
Each vase is handcrafted by various bronze craftspeople

Care Instructions:
Bronze objects only need to be dusted with a soft clean cloth or soft brush. 
Do not use commercial products. The chemicals could interact with the surface and cause unnatural discoloration and remove the patina. 
Safe to hold water.

 

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