An exquisite, large, antique, Japanese cloisonné-enamel and embossed-foil (ginbari) Akasuke (Pigeon Blood) footed bowl with Lid with silvered mounts. The body covered with red ginbari with bamboo pattern, lid decorated in fine details with pink and white roses and green leaves on a translucent deep red ginbari ground with bamboo pattern.
Stamped on the base with maker’s mark.
CONDITION: In good condition considering its age. Enamel in very good condition no cracks, chips, free of repairs or restorations. The metal mounting showing the age and usage, silvering slightly pitted and worn. All of which is an aspect of a used and old object.
MEASUREMENTS: Diameter: 18 cm (7.1 in.). Height: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.).