Description: Exceptional pair Japanese shibayama, lacquer and silver vases, signed Meiji period, elongated neck mounted with silver dragons chasing crystal pearl, bombe body with alternating pictorial panels of intricately-inlaid court garden scenes, spaced by lacquered and inlaid Phoenix vignettes, ending on quatrefoil feet; H12 1/2" W5 1/2"
Condition Report: Condition statement:
structurally sound condition. Lose to inlays and few small nick to lacquer. *** Notice to bidders: The absence of a condition report does not imply that an object is free of defects or restoration. Condition reports are prepared by request on a 'first come, first served' basis. For more information please read paragraph #9 of Terms and Condition of Sale.