Japanese, 19th century. A Meiji censer and two vases of sterling with applied enamel and mother-of-pearl decoration, each having applied dragon handles and reserves of birds and florals, the censer with domed lid and footed pedestal base, the vases with flaring rims, each with Japanese character marks for Moriyuki and Pure Silver; censer ht. 5.75 in.
Surface dents to each. Overall losses to mother-of-pearl decoration. Lid to censer does not fit properly. Rims of vases are bent and one dragon handle is unattached with evidence of previous repair.