Impey, Oliver, and Joyce Seaman, Japanese Decorative Arts of the Meiji Period 1868-1912, Ashmolean Handbooks (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005), no. 43 on p. 90, pp. 8 & 74, illus. p. 91
Decorative technique in which wires are attached to a metal body and coloured enamels are applied between the wires.
Type of cloisonné enamel in which the metal supporting body has been removed using acid.
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