The vase which is of Kutani manufacture is handpainted with gold (aka-e kinsai). The neck is enamelled with lilac wisteria underwashed in gold, the main body featuring swallows in flight amongst clouds, some painted and embossed with gold. The vase is marked Kutani to the base. This fine vase has a chip to the rim (visible best in image 7) which would benefit from some expert restoration.It has been priced accordingly. All items are guaranteed to be genuine and as described. Please feel free to ask any questions. The item "BEAUTIFUL JAPANESE KUTANI MEIJI HANDPAINTED PORCELAIN VASE WITH GOLD c. 1900" is in sale since Monday, May 6, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Vases". The seller is "tom1974gman1" and is located in WINCHESTER, Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.