CA90005 Japanese hammered silver vase by Hirata Munemichi, a broad squat globular form with tall neck and slightly flared lip, with ribbed sides and concave bands. Stamped on the base with the artist’s name. Custom kiri wood storage box with lid Hirata Muneyuki Teishitsu Gigein (Imperial artist) and underside of lid signature and seal of Hirata Munemichi. Signs of wear and age otherwise excellent condition. Measuring: 9-3/4” high x 9” in diameter. 20th century.