Japanese Sterling Silver & Cloisonne Enamel Tea Set c1890 SAKU SANJU

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Seller: runwithme (619) 97.6%, Location: Worcester, Massachusetts, Ships to: US, Item: 163242870621 JAPANESE STERLING SILVER & ENAMEL TEA SET SIGNED SAKU SANJU " MEIJI HAND MADE " A fine and very rare late Meiji Japanese sterling & cloisonne enamel iris decorated tea set. Signed for the Yokohama firm of Saku Sanju, with their unique tortoise in triangle frame trademark. Sotheby's sold a pair of small Saku Sanju enamel vases for $6,000 USD plus auction premium in 2013.. Each piece crafted as bamboo shoots with line and notch surface. Iris along gentle stream, the leaf and flower highlighted with multi color cloisonne enamel. This work brings together the late Meiji Japanese enamel artisians and silversmiths, many former Samurai or sword makers - considered to have been the finest the world has ever know. The covers with the original shaded enamel blooming iris finials atop enamel highlighted streaming floral. Double wall construction. This important late Meiji sterling & enamel teapot is 7 1/2 inches handle to spout and set weighs 28 standard ounces. Hallmarked as shown. In very fine condition. Rich sterling patina throughout. Retains the original detail. The cloisonne enamel work appears without noticeable loss or restoration. Covers well fit. Handle secure, original heat stops. Buyers must comply with state regulations guarding the purchase of items with even the tiniest material from endangered species. Massachusetts residents are subject to sales tax. Age: 1850-1899, Composition: Sterling Silver & Enamel, Brand: Saku Sanju, Type: Tea Set

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