NG84014 Japanese pair of brass with copper finish Shokudai, (candle prickets for altar use) with heavy chrysanthemum petal shaped bases, slender rod and chrysanthemum petal shaped candle dish with upright pricket and circular support. Minor signs of wear and use,otherwise fine condition. 6-3/4” in diameter at the base, prickets 25-1/2” high. Late Meiji Period, circa 1900.

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For related article see: Arts of Asia, Jan/Feb 1993 - The Japanese Art of Illumination