A cloisonné enamel vase with eagle and maple | Meiji period, late 19th century
Property from the John and Muriel Okladek Collection
A cloisonné enamel vase with eagle and maple
Meiji period, late 19th century
the high-shouldered vase of tapered cylindrical form and short neck, decorated in various coloured enamels and thicknesses of gold and silver wire on a royal blue ground, depicting an eagle perched in an autumn maple tree with shaded (bokashi) enamel leaves, unsigned, silvered copper mounts
24.5 cm., 9⅝ in. high
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