Good C19th Japanese bronze stick stand / umbrella stand of hexagonal form with a good quality detailed casting of the Meiji period; the angled rimmed top with an engraved band of Greek key design above the twelve panel body divided by a central collar with foliate design. All the panels depicting a different scene of birds in flight and perched in trees with foliage and mountains; terminating on a moulded shallow plinth. Good rich colour and patination.
Japanese circa 1880
Dimensions (ins) 24.25 high x 11.75 wide x 10.25 deep