A fine and rare plique-à-jour jar and cover, the body decorated in silver wire with polychrome chrysanthemums and the cover with butterflies on a pale green ground, the finial in the form of chrysanthemum flower head. With silver rims and base.
Signed on the base with the stamped mark of the Ando company with mark jungin (pure silver)
Meiji era, circa 1910
Height 17.8 cm