Rare Meiji Japanese Akasuke Baisse-Taille Cloisonne Enamel Vase w/ Koi Fish - Signed Ando. A very beautiful antique very large Akasuke. Very brilliant deep red enamel. The coloring of these early pieces much darker and richer than more recent pieces. Shakudo finish to top and bottom silver rims.
RARE design of Koi fish amongst plant life encircle entire vase done in s. Ilver foil in baisse-taille technique is beautiful. This vase exhibits very high standard of fine Japanese hand craftsmanship.The Koi fish design, not your common akasuke Japanese vase. Signed on base with the' Maltrese Cross' mark of Ando, Jubei.
An early mark for Ando before mass produced for export like most. This antique vase is in excellent original condition. No cracks, chips or repairs. Normal wear to base rime.
The recurring white spot is flash. Cabinet size at approximately 3 1/2" tall, 3" wide. Very solid, well made piece. Please see photos as an integral part of this description.Sometimes the camera catches what I don't. From my own personal collection, this fine vase is gorgeous in hand and would be an excellent addition to your own cloisonne collection. Please check my other auctions. I pack very promptly and securely. The item "Rare Meiji Japanese Akasuke Baisse-Taille Cloisonne Enamel Vase with Koi Ando" is in sale since Friday, January 10, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases". The seller is "thsant" and is located in Kirkland, Washington.
This item can be shipped worldwide.