One of the finest Japanese companies specializing in the creation of cloisonne, the Ando firm has a long and distinguished tradition dating back to the late 19th century. This lovely vase, featuring a variety of flowers set against a dark blue background and made in the mid to late 20th century, continues that tradition.
The vase measures 8 3/4 inches high, 4 inches at its widest point, 2 3/4 inches at its mouth, and 2 1/2 inches at its base, The vase is signed with the Ando mark on its base (see photo 6). The vase is in very good condition, with no cracks or losses to the enamel. There are a few extremely minor marks to the silvered rims, but nothing that affects the overall beauty of the piece. The item "Fine Japanese Cloisonne Vase, Signed Ando, Flowers" is in sale since Saturday, November 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases".The seller is "signednumbered" and is located in Georgetown, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.