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Permanent Collection

  • Late 19th century, Japanese, Meiji era
  • Height: 10 in.
These bronzes were purchased by Henry Plant for the Tampa Bay Hotel.  Early photographs show them in the Men’s Writing and Reading Room.
 
Ginger jar vases with applied copper alloy and silver decorations of flowers, leaves and birds with polychrome patination. 
Accession number: 1933.001.009 & 1998.157
Photo credit:  Win Wolloff