This is an outstanding Japanese cloisonne enamel Teapot or Sake Pot. The workmanship, quality, and glow to the enamel are very much like the work from Namikawa Yasuyuki. It is Kyoto work and the enamels and gilding are fabulous. It has a unique fine shape and measures 6" across to the spout. body is a high gloss black ground as well as the lid. These are decorated with various colorful gold wire kites and scrolls. Delicate gilded leaves are scattered about. Beautifully decorated wide metal handle with ornate gold Chrysanthemum bolts. Gilded body inside the pot and lid. It is also a very heavy piece. Unsigned, but done very much like many Namikawa pieces. Outstanding condition the gilding still in great condition.