3500 "Make us an offer" Listings/. Lovely 19c Antique Meiji Period Japanese Bronze Cloisonne Vase Dragon Phoenix.
Lovely and beautifully made piece. With a stunning scene of a Phoenixes and Dragons. Cloisonné is a way of enamelling an object, (typically made of copper) whereby fine wires are used to delineate the decorative areas (cloisons in French, hence cloisonné) into which enamel paste is applied before the object is fired and polished.
The Japanese characters used for the word shipp (the Japanese term for enamelware) mean'Seven Treasures'. Which is a reference to the seven treasures mentioned in Buddhist texts. Although these treasures may vary, they generally included at least some of the following: gold, silver, emerald, coral, agate, lapis lazuli, giant clamshell, glass and pearl.
The Japanese applied this expression to the rich colours found on Chinese enamel wares and later to those they made themselves. Overall Condition some age signs like small spots ware to enamel and rim. We can not control this. For China (& rest of Asia) & US allow at least 2 to 3 weeks.Depending on the situation it can take up to 1.5 month. This also influences the tracking data shown online.
You can follow it at. The item "Lovely 19c Antique Meiji Period Japanese Bronze Cloisonne Vase Dragon Phoenix" is in sale since Thursday, January 14, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques".The seller is "theceramics_and_collectibles" and is located in Amsterdam. This item can be shipped worldwide.