FINE AND UNUSUAL OTA (OTA KICHISABURO FAMILY) JAPANESE CLOISONNE AKASUKE VASE, in gin bari technique, with a unique decoration that appears to be multi-colored shells surrounding the vase all against a dark reddish background, the interior of dark red coloration, the vase is unsigned but includes an identification card showing the maker as "Ota Shippo Kisho Seisakusho, " and depicting the history of this style of cloisonne. Height 11 inches, Widest width 6 inches with no evidence of repairs, restoration, cracks or chips. Wood Tomobako Storage Box is unsigned, but the inscription reads cloisonne vase.Made in the middle Showa Period, c. Safety in packaging is essential for the most important works of art. Please contact me if there are any further questions. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases". The seller is "thebookstation-japan_art" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.