Pair of Japanese Lacquer Candlesticks
This beautiful pair is in gold and red lacquer on wood with a chrysanthemum (kiku) base. The chrysanthemum symbolizes the autumn season and is the symbol of the country of Japan itself. The monarchy is referred to as the Chrysanthemum Throne and the Imperial crest is a stylized mum blossom.
- 24 3/4" h x 5" diam
- 62.9cm h x 12.7cm diam
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