Satsuma Japanese Meiji Pair Diamond Shaped Pottery Vases

Satsuma Japanese Meiji Pair Diamond Shaped Pottery Vases

Code: OR23211

Dimensions:

W: 7cm (2.8")H: 13cm (5.1")D: 5cm (2")

£455.00 Approx $575.95, €530.92

A good and unusual pair antique Japanese Satsuma Meiji diamond shaped pottery vases decorated with monk figures with a scrolling dragon dating from the 19th century. The vases stand raised on four simple scroll feet with a four sided diamond shaped body with a narrow similar shaped neck above a an angled shoulder with a square edged rim. The vase is decorated with various monk figures set within a landscape with a scrolling dragon hand painted in colored enamels and extensively highlighted with gilding. The vases both have makers marks to the base reading Satsuma Dai Nippon. 

Provenance: acquired in the British Art Market.

In good condition with wear associated with age and use.