Intricate, dramatic, superb craftsmanship make this pair of late 19th to turn of the 20th century Meiji period vases exceptional. Tall measuring 12" high with 2.5" bases, this lovely Cloisonné pair of vases are in very fine condition with absolutely no denting. Featuring phoenix and dragon reserves surrounded by intricate floral designs, the baluster shaped vases have the unmarked characteristic bottoms. The enameling is beautiful with metallic lusters and rich deep colors. It is so hard to find larger vases like these Meiji period Cloisonne in this quality, age, and especially condition. The pair of Japanese cloisonné vases are from a lifetime collector of exceptional decorative arts.