A silver Kirin Koro (19th century, Japan)

Date 19th century
Ref No 489
Description A silver koro in the form of a Japanese Kirin (Kylin) with inlaid eyes

The Kirin is mythical hooved creature known in Asian cultures, it is said to be an omen of prosperity and serenity and appears when the arrival of a sage or illustrious ruler is imminent.
Price Price on application
Width 20.00cm
Height 17.00cm
Depth 6.00cm