A Japanese ivory, silver-mounted and inlaid Shibayama jar and cover, elaborate mother of pearl and wood inlay in shape of birds at blooming cherry tree branches and flower basket, the base, shoulder and lid with polychrome enamel flower sprays, the finial shaped as a seated kirin. Signed Zheng Zhi Ke? Meiji era. 1868–1912. H. 25 cm.