Other examples of this design have been seen over the years, however, in many examples, the translucent enamel highlights is damaged as the raised design becomes very susceptible to damage. In this example, the vast majority is intact which is very rare. This exact piece is illustrated on page 33, in Chapter 6, entitled, "Imbedded Cloisonne Enamel" which explores various examples that incorporate design elements that has been added on top of the foundation. Refer to "Japanese Cloisonne Enamels; A Private Collector's Notes and Reference Guide, " by Gary Yoshino, pages 31 through 40. (PIB - P ictured I n B ook).
The height of this vase is approximately 7.25 inches. The width of the vase is approximately 3.0 inches. This vase will be double boxed and packed with tremendous care. Please ask any and all questions prior to purchasing.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases". The seller is "gyassociates" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.