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Dark approximate 3 ft floor vase with three very detailed

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Dark green approximate 3 ft floor vase with three very detailed bronze Asian-looking maidens holding hands, bought in an antique shop in New Orleans about 30 years ago
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


Are there any marks or stamps on the underside of this vase?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
None that I can see, is there some place I can bring it in?
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


This is a 20th century reproduction piece, likely produced in China of an circa 1895 - 1900 Art Nouveau style vase. On an original the faces would be different, the piece would be signed, and the waves more detailed.

Depending on where you are located, I may be able to refer you to a place where you can bring this in for a second opinion.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The faces are each different, some of the waves are raised. I live in Park Ridge, il 60068 and would love to have someone look at it, thank you
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


You can contact Susanin's Auction House and Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in Chicago. It is free to contact them.'S.html

900 South Clinton Street

Chicago, IL 60607

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for your help, I will contact them
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.

You are welcome. ~Nora