Description: The Chinese gilt bronze and cloisonne enamel vase is cast in a baluster shaped body, rounded shoulder, cylindrical straight neck and wider opening with banded rim, raised on a concave foot base. The vase characterized with two gilt single horn dragons climbed encircling on shoulder, further to the neck banded with classical scrolling pattern relief. The exterior vividly decorated with various color of Kirin in pursuits interspersed by colorful ruyi clouds, banded with interlocking petal lappets on the collar and foot; all reserved against turquoise-blue ground. Mark on gilt base, incised six script -KaiShu- characters, JingTai Reign Period of Great Ming
Dimensions: Dimension: 8.5"H x 5.5" Diam
Medium: bronze, gold, cloisonne, enamel
Date: Ming Dynasty
Condition Report: Traced numerous tiny-holes of corrosions on enamel filling, No missing wires found on cloisonne works. With normal anomalies in nature, sign of stressed surface, minor scratch & dents, and trace of declined on gilt. Normal, consider ages and wear. Over all in excellent condition.
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