A cloisonné enamel jar and cover
A cloisonné enamel jar and cover Meiji period (late 19th century) Of hexagonal form decorated in polychrome enamels and silver wires with a fence and chrysanthemums on a pale gray ground; rims silver 5½in. (14cm.) high
Nepal Silver & Gold inlay ruby beryl turquoise Gem crystal | Etsy
Materials: Himalayan crystal Beryl/ruby Tibetan turquoise Silver-plated & gold-plated copper Dimensions & Weight: Height: 5.5 inches Middle Diameter: 5.5 inches Bottom Diameter: 2.5 inches Weight: 1,520 grams Shipping Origin: Kathmandu, Nepal Description: Master Nepali craftsman created this Himalayan crystal Gulpa pot, inlaid with beryl and Tibetan turquoise. The intricate copper work on this piece is silver-plated and gold-plated. Utilized for Buddhist offerings or as a beautiful storage…
Arita, Hizen province [Japan] - Jar and cover
Three delicate plum blossom trees appear in applied relief on the body of this tall jar. In Japan, these five-petalled white flowers are admired for their ability to withstand the cold, and associated visually and poetically with snow. A poem by Ōtomo no Tabito (665–731) declares: The flowers of the plum tree scatter in my garden – a shower of snow from the heavens!The transition from winter to early spring is evoked by panels of narcissus, bamboo and plum blossom painted in red and gold...
Chinese Cloisonne Enamel Lidded Black Vase, Lotus
Chinese cloisonne enameled lidded vase, of double wall construction, with a trumpet neck and black ovoid decorated long lotus tendrils and with openwork reserves of pines, revealing the inner section enameled with lotus, 9.75"h; Provenance: Property from a Beverly Hills estate