THIS LISTING IS FOR A BEAUTIFUL JAPANESE CLOISONNE ENAMEL ON BRONZE GINBARI (FOIL BACKGROUND) 3.75 MINIATURE DRAGON VASE. THE VASE IS DECORATED WITH A GORGEOUS BRIGHT TURQUOISE BLUE SHADING TO SILVER TEXTURED FOIL BACKGROUND (GINBARI) WITH LARGE AND COLORFUL DRAGON DECORATION. MEASURES 3 3/4" TALL WITH A MAXIMUM WIDTH OF 2", TOP DIAMETER OF 7/8" AND BASE DIAMETER OF 1 1/4". THIS LOVELY VASE IS IN VERY GOOD ESTATE CONDITION WITH SMOOTH EXTERIOR.
ALTHOUGH THERE ARE A COUPLE OF LINES/CRACKS IN THE FOIL BACKGROUND (SEE PHOTOS), THESE FLAWS DO NOT EXTEND INTO THE EXTERIOR FINISH. THERE ARE ALSO THREE TINY PIN-POINT SPECKS ON THE FRONT (BELOW DRAGON'S BELLY) AND A COUPLE OF SMALL DARK SPECKS THAT ARE HARDLY NOTICEABLE IN THE EXTERIOR FINISH. THERE ARE NO OTHER CHIPS, CRACKS OR REPAIRS. SIGNED ON BASE WITH UNIDENTIFIED MARK.
Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "JAPANESE CLOISONNE GINBARI FOIL BACKGROUND 3.75 DRAGON VASE, SIGNED" is in sale since Friday, October 11, 2013. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina.This item can be shipped worldwide.