Japanese cloisonné enamel vase with birds Meiji period

Japanese cloisonné enamel vase with birds Meiji period

Code: 10121

Dimensions:

H: 19cm (7.5")Di: 7.5cm (3")

£3,800.00 Approx $5226.96, €4449.65

Japanese cloisonné enamel vase worked in silver and gilt wire with birds perched on branches in bloom, the neck with paulownia flowers on a blue colour ground, signed in a square mark reserve Kin'unken zo 錦雲軒造 (Inaba Nanaho Studio-Kyoto), Meiji period 1868-1912.

Inaba Nanaho under the leadership of Ozaki Kyubei was the second most important studio in Kyoto founded in 1871 using the trade name Kinunken meaning "brocade-cloud-company". During the Meiji (1868-1912) and Taisho (1912-1926) periods, they were awarded medals at many expositions in Vienna 1873, Paris 1878, New Orleans 1884, St. Louis 1904.