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I purchases 2 mirror image Japanese Vases in perfect
Hello: I purchases 2 mirror image Japanese Vases in perfect condition from an Estate today. They were listed as Satsuma Meiji Period. They are simply beautiful. Could you please tell me their value… read more
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S. only I have a Japanese lidded Jar 7" high. hand painted.
for Robert S. onlyHi Good Morning. I have a Japanese lidded Jar 7" high . hand painted. 15 male figures. signed in three places. No rush on this one. any luck with the Yixing set?… read more
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A large chinese ginger jar. Very ornate and gold.Finely
Hi Robert A large chinese ginger jar. Very ornate and gold.Finely painted faces and unusual marks to the base. I guess they are deities by the halos and sitting on clouds? It is 9.5 inches tall with i… read more
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Robert S.
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I purchased these 3 miniature vases not sure of value or
Good evening Robert, I purchased these 3 miniature vases not sure of value or makers mark.The lidded vase measures 7.5cm in height and 14.5 around belly and weighs 57gm , the 2 vases are 7cm high 12.5… read more
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S this cup and saucer is in my collection but I have no idea
For Robert S this cup and saucer is in my collection but I have no idea of the age and what the mark is also beautiful and in perfect condition. thanks in advance Billie… read more
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I have a chinese /japanese vase but not sure which it is and
i have a chinese /japanese vase but not sure which it is and what the mark means and how old it is. please help… read more
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Attached are pictures of an Asian vase with orange dragons
Robert, Attached are pictures of an Asian vase with orange dragons and gold trim. It appears to have been hand painted. There is a signature at base. I could only decipher the first figure as a number… read more
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I have inherited an Asian vase & pedestal that came into the
I have inherited an Asian vase & pedestal that came into the family at the beginning of the 20th century. I am trying to find out about it. Can you direct me to someone here locally? I also have digit… read more
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Robert S.
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I am trying to determine if these vases I have are Japanese
I am trying to determine if these vases I have are Japanese or Koren if they have any value? My father bought them over 60 years ago while in the service… read more
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Robert S.
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My husband inherited this vase from his mother. She was given
My husband inherited this vase from his mother. She was given this vase as a wedding present over 75 years ago. We were wondering if you could tell us something about it please. It has a Hallmark on t… read more
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L have no idea of the origin of these urns. lm thinking Japanese, but not sure. l know
l have no idea of the origin of these urns. lm thinking Japanese, but not sure. l know my great grandfather bought them in an antique shop in Collins St Melbourne roughly 80 yrs ago.… read more
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Robert S.
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I have a large covered urn (approx 24" tall and 24" across).
I have a large covered urn (approx 24" tall and 24" across). It looks like satsuma. It is marked. It is beautifully painted in an Art Nouveau style with pheasants and flowers. The top has a lion dog s… read more
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To Robert S. Hi Robert, A pair of floor vases this time,
To Robert S. Hi Robert, A pair of floor vases this time, they have an important size: 22 inches tall and they are wheel carved. Vase 1 had a small crack (badly reglued) in the upper rim and I did rest… read more
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Robert S.
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To Robert S. Hi Robert, I'm in trouble with this vase, better,
To Robert S. Hi Robert, I'm in trouble with this vase, better, with marks of this vase: Link: http://imgur.com/Z7SbLqK,JI06mKO,uywGVfK,Mjmpn7I Marks read to the right: 大日本 dai Nippon 文政四年 bun sei yo n… read more
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To Robert S. Hi Robert, you'll find the images of this vase
To Robert S. Hi Robert, you'll find the images of this vase at: http://imgur.com/BzfRksc,iEcZ3iz,SXzbe3w,f5BTlWe,ptZ15uE,JJVwy3B,eFQx8Ol,RK22PnL,Gdoithw,w17JyU9,oBqSMoH Conditions of this vase are goo… read more
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Hi Ive just acquired a satsuma vase ...it is 25.8cms high
Hi Ive just acquired a satsuma vase ...it is 25.8cms high - no artists mark except for shimazu crest and kanji for satsuma… read more
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I have pair of vases given to me by my grandmother. They have
I have pair of vases given to me by my grandmother. They have distinct japanes markings on the base. The pair I believe are satsuma. Is there anywhere I can get the marks identified and find if the va… read more
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This vase was given to me by my husband as a gift. He went
This vase was given to me by my husband as a gift. He went to a private home to purchase an antique safe and was offered this vase for sale and he bought it. The lady told him it was given to her as a… read more
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