A Japanese cloisonné vase. Meiji period

Of ovoid form with short flaring neck, silver wire and coloured enamel decorated with a pair of writhing dragons against a dark blue ground, lappett panels to rim and base. 25.5cm high, impressed factory marks. Sold for £336  (Cpyright © 2002-2008 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved) 

Bonhams. The Chester Sale, 1 Jul 2008. Chester -