A pair of cloisonne enamel vases By the Shibata workshop, Meiji period (late 19th century)
Lot 2399
A pair of cloisonné enamel vases By the Shibata workshop, Meiji period (late 19th century)
Sold for US$ 37,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
A pair of cloisonne enamel vases By the Shibata workshop, Meiji period (late 19th century)
Lot Details
A pair of cloisonne enamel vases
By the Shibata workshop, Meiji period (late 19th century)
Of meiping form flaring slightly at the base and worked in silver wire and colored enamels with elaborate phoenixes and coiling dragons against a black ground, the shoulder and neck decorated with formal floral bands and the foot with stylized stiff leaf patterns, silver fittings, signed on a silver tablet Kyoto Shibata
7 3/8in (18.8cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    Previously sold Sotheby's, London, 12 November, 1985, lot 173.
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