BEAUTIFUL 19th C. MINIATURE JAPANESE SATSUMA DOUBLE GOURD VASE, MEIJI PERIOD
THIS LISTING IS FOR AN UNUSUAL ANTIQUE JAPANESE SATSUMA PORCELAIN ENAMELED MINIATURE DOUBLE GOURD VASE. MEASURES 4" HIGH WITH A TOP DIAMETER OF 1 5/8", BASE DIAMETER IS 1 1/4" AND THE MAXIMUM WIDTH IS 2 3/8". THE CONDITION IS EXCELLENT WITH NO CHIPS, CRACKS OR REPAIRS. THE ENAMELING AND GILDING ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. SATSUMA IS A CREAMY EARTHENWARE USUALLY DECORATED WITH JAPANESE FIGURES WITH EXPRESSIVE FACIAL FEATURES. THIS WARE WAS GENERALLY CREATED FOR THE EXPORT MARKET OF THE MID 19th CENTURY TO CATER TO WESTERN MARKETS. Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "BEAUTIFUL 19th C. MINIATURE JAPANESE SATSUMA DOUBLE GOURD VASE, MEIJI PERIOD" is in sale since Monday, September 3, 2012. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases".
The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Arlington, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.