Antique Japanese Mixed Metal & Bronze Meiji Covered Urn featuring raised cranes across the entire removeable top and body of the footed urn. In both China and Japan, the crane has great importance. It's called the intermediary between earth and heaven. Artist signed on bottom. Measures - 10 1/8" high x 8" wide.
Click to see image Burial Urn in the Form of a Female Figure, Colombia, Tairona, Chimila, 500-1500, Slip-painted ceramic, Chimila style -- Found in Subject: ... ancient tibet, chinese, japanese, ancient asia, symbolizes ancient god, fat, face on stomach, cookie jar, legs on stomach, bald, ball nose, boy, naked, jug, jar, small legs,