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Tiffany Trumpet Sterling Flower Vase
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Guaynabo, PR
This sterling silver trumpet flower vase is etched with similar Adam style decor: swags, flowers, festoons, and palmettes. In its center it has a shield with the initials BCM and it ...
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Early 20th Century American Neoclassical Revival Antique Flower Vases

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Sterling Silver

Noritake Okura Porcelain Flower Vase
By Noritake
Located in Guaynabo, PR
This a Noritake, Okura porcelain flower vase hand painted white in the background with a large gold and silver etching rose in the front and rose bud branches in the back. Also the r...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Flower Vases

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Porcelain

  • Noritake Okura Porcelain Flower Vase
  • Antique Noritake Okura Porcelain Flower Vase
  • Noritake Okura Porcelain Flower Vase
  • Antique Noritake Okura Porcelain Flower Vase
H 14 in. W 6.50 in. D 6.50 in.
Meiji Period Bronze Hanging Flower Vase
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
A Meiji period bronze hanging flower vase, in the form of a junk with a high prow and shaped stern, with a central well and three hanging chains.
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1910s Japanese Antique Flower Vases

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Bronze

  • Meiji Period Bronze Hanging Flower Vase
  • Antique Meiji Period Bronze Hanging Flower Vase
  • Meiji Period Bronze Hanging Flower Vase
  • Antique Meiji Period Bronze Hanging Flower Vase
H 10 in. W 25.5 in. D 0.1 in.
Tiffany Studios Carved Cameo "Flower" Vase
By Tiffany Studios
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Tiffany Studios Carved cameo "Flower" vase engraved L.C. Tiffany-Favrile 3431 J, circa 1904-1906 Dimensions: Height 8 in. (20.32 cm.) Diameter 3 1/8 in. (7.93 cm.).
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Early 1900s Antique Flower Vases

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Glass

French Majolica Flowers Vase Fives Lille, circa 1880
By Fives-Lille
Located in Austin, TX
Large French Majolica pink and yellow flowers vase signed Fives Lille, circa 1880. On the top diameter 4.7", on the base 8".
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1880s French Romantic Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

Sevres Porcelain and Silver Flower Vase, France, circa 1870
By Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres
Located in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Sevres porcelain and silver flower vase, France, circa 1870.
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Late 19th Century French Rococo Antique Flower Vases

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Silver

Pair of Flower Vases, Calamine, 19th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Pair of sculptural "violeteros" (flower vases) made in calamine, Rococo inspired. The vessels have a sinuous profile, and are entirely covered with embossed rock decorations. The fig...
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19th Century European Neoclassical Antique Flower Vases

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Zinc, Other

  • Pair of Flower Vases, Calamine, 19th Century
  • Antique Pair of Flower Vases, Calamine, 19th Century
  • Pair of Flower Vases, Calamine, 19th Century
  • Antique Pair of Flower Vases, Calamine, 19th Century
H 10.63 in. W 5.12 in. D 3.15 in.
Pair of Vintage Decorative Flower Vases, English, Carnival Glass, circa 1930
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a pair of vintage decorative flower vases. An English, carnival glass vase, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1930. Eye-catching pair of vintage flower vases Displa...
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Early 20th Century British Antique Flower Vases

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Glass

Pair of W.M.F. Silver Plate Flower Vases with Glass, Jugendstil Period
By WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik
Located in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Pair of W.M.F. silver plate flower vases with glass, Jugendstil Period, circa 1900.
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Early 1900s German Jugendstil Antique Flower Vases

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Silver Plate

WMF Pair of Flower Vases, circa 1906 Germany
By WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik
Located in Sydney, NSW
A pair of WMF [Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik] flower vases decorated with a fisherman and fisherwoman with children. Silver plated pewter and high relief decoration. The vases h...
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Early 1900s German Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Pewter, Silver Plate

Pair of Glazed Ceramic Flower Vases by Delphin Massier, France, circa 1890
By Delphin Massier
Located in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Pair of glazed ceramic flower vases by Delphin Massier, France, circa 1890.
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Late 19th Century French Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

Antique Decorative Flower Vase, Continental, Milk Glass, Baluster Urn, Victorian
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique decorative flower vase. A Continental, painted milk glass baluster urn, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1890. Charming aesthetic with Continental rom...
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Late 19th Century Unknown Antique Flower Vases

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Milk Glass

Arts & Crafts Green Glass Flower Vase in the Manner of Tiffany
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Essex, MA
A fine quality Arts & Crafts period green blown glass flower vase, in the manner of Tiffany, of lobed circular form with mottled surface, with a polished pontil base.
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Early 1900s American Arts and Crafts Antique Flower Vases

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Art Glass

Daum French Art Nouveau Cameo Glass “Blooming Flower” Vase
By Daum
Located in New York, NY
A French Art Nouveau wheel-carved cameo glass “Blooming Flower” vase by Daum, featuring a blooming flower in a deep blue, on an opaque white and mottled blue ground, circa 1900. ...
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Early 1900s French Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Art Glass

Set of Two W.M.F. Silver Plate Flower Vases and Jardinière, Jugendstil Period
By WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik
Located in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Set of two W.M.F. silver plate flower vases and jardinière. Jugendstil period, Germany, circa 1900. Jardinière dimensions: 16 cm height, 46 cm width, 20 cm depth. Flower vases dimens...
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Early 1900s German Jugendstil Antique Flower Vases

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Silver Plate

Set of Two W.M.F. Silver Plate Flower Vases and Jardinière, Jugendstil Period
By WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik
Located in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Set of two W.M.F. silver plate flower vases and jardinière, Jugendstil period, Germany, circa 1900. Dimensions of the jardinière: Height 19 cm, width 58 cm, depth 28 cm. Dimensions ...
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Early 1900s German Jugendstil Antique Flower Vases

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Silver Plate

Set of Two W.M.F. Silver Plate Flower Vases and Jardinière, Jugendstil Period
By WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik
Located in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Set of two W.M.F. silver plate flower vases and jardinière with glass, Jugendstil period, Germany, circa 1900. W.M.F. silver plate flower vases dimensions: 11 cm depth, 15 cm width,...
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Early 1900s German Jugendstil Antique Flower Vases

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Silver Plate

Japanese Bizen Flower Vase
Located in Hudson, NY
Meiji period (1868 - 1912) ceramic vase from Okayama Prefecture. Comes with collector's box. Signature reads Kinetsu.
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

  • Japanese Bizen Flower Vase
  • Japanese Bizen Flower Vase
  • Japanese Bizen Flower Vase
  • Japanese Bizen Flower Vase
H 3 in. Dm 10.5 in.
Small Antique Flower Vase, Japanese, Ceramic, Posy Urn, Edo Period, Circa 1850
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a small antique flower vase. A Japanese, ceramic posy urn, dating to the Edo period, circa 1850. Strong antique Japanese taste presents a distinctive appeal Displays a de...
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Mid-19th Century Japanese Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

Antique Dry Flower Vases, Chinese, Bamboo, Bitong, Brush Pot, Qing, Victorian
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a large pair of antique dry flower vases. A Chinese, hand-carved bamboo stem sleeve or brush pot, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1900. Superb bitong or traditi...
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Late 19th Century Chinese Antique Flower Vases

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Bamboo

French Art Nouveau, Hand-Hammered Copper, Wood and Leather Flower Vase
Located in New York, NY
This striking, tall and elegant French Art Nouveau flower vase made out of wood, hand-hammered copper and leather; its narrow top encrusted with four round art-glass cabochons, circa...
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Early 1900s French Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Copper

Murano Antique Blush Pink White Italian Art Glass Footed Cabinet Flower Vase
By Vetreria Artistica Barovier & C., Fratelli Toso
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful antique Murano hand blown dark blush pink over white, Italian art glass cabinet flower vase. Very unusual color. Created in the "Incamiciato" technique. The vase has an ele...
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Early 20th Century Italian Art Deco Antique Flower Vases

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Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass, Glass

French Art Deco Flower Vase by Degue
By David Gueron Degue
Located in CABA, AR
French Art Deco flower vase with acid-etched in light blue and orange colours. Signed Degué near the base.  
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Antique Flower Vases

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Art Glass

1870s St. Clement French Faience Majolica Pair of White Pink Flower Vases
By Saint-Clément
Located in New York, NY
A charming pair of handcrafted flower vases, late 19th century fine French majolica, characterized by an unusual conical shape with waist, hand enameled with a gold band, decorated w...
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1870s French Napoleon III Antique Flower Vases

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Majolica

Salviati Venetian Antique Copper Aventurine Flecks Italian Art Glass Flower Vase
By Salviati
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful antique Venetian hand blown swirling copper aventurine ribbons Italian art glass flower vase. Documented to Societa Anonima, Salviati & Co., circa 1866-1872. Created in the...
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Late 19th Century Italian Victorian Antique Flower Vases

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Glass, Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass

Antique Japanese Green Flower Vase with Copper in Edo Era, 1860s
Located in Paris, FR
This is a green and red flower vase made in Japan around 1860 in Edo era. It is designed with a dragon and flowers. This style made with copper is called Shippou in Japanese. The ...
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1860s Japanese Antique Flower Vases

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Copper

Early 20th Century Iranian Ceramic Flower Vase
Located in London, GB
20th Century Persian ceramic flower vase. Discovered in the South of France, it was described by its previous owner as early 20th Century Iranian. It is glazed enamel with a bulbous ...
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Early 20th Century Persian Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

Large Nymphenburg Porcelain Powder Blue Ground Trumpet Form Flower Vase, ea.
By Nymphenburg Porcelain
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A rare, large-scale Nymphenburg porcelain trumpet form flower vase. With crisp, clean lines that harken back to the Biedermeier period and dovetail perfectly with the aesthetic o...
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Early 20th Century German Antique Flower Vases

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Porcelain

Very Rare 19th Century Pair of Majolica Pink Flowers Vases Delphin Massier
By Delphin Massier
Located in Austin, TX
Very rare 19th century pair of Majolica pink flowers vases Delphin Massier The Massier family are known for the quality of their unique enamels and paintings. They produced an incre...
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1890s French Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Majolica

Pair 19th Century Hand-Painted Flower Vases from Rouen
Located in Dallas, TX
Pair 19th century hand-painted flower vases from Rouen are typical of the colorful and artistic works from the storied region, capturing the vivid natural hues of the region onto tim...
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Late 19th Century French Country Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

Art Nouveau Persian Inspired Flower Vase by Zsolnay
By Zsolnay
Located in Petworth, GB
Arts Nouveau rare Persian inspired flower vase Ceramic with lustre glaze By Zsolnay Hungary Pecs Circa 1898.  
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1890s Hungarian Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

Flower Vase - Oil on Panel - Early 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Flower Vase is an artwork realized in the early 20th Century by Marcel Gilly. Original oil painting on panel. Hand-signed on the lower right. Good conditions. Includes gilded fram...
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Early 20th Century Antique Flower Vases

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Oil, Panel

Antique Sterling Silver Large Centerpiece / Flower Vase
Located in Hudson, NY
Antique sterling silver large centerpiece / flower vase with exterior design details. The piece is in excellent antique condition, maker's mark undersigned. The centerpiece / vase me...
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1840s Italian Antique Flower Vases

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Sterling Silver

19th Century Antique French Majolica Barbotine Wall Pocket Floral Flower Vase
Located in Shreveport, LA
19th century Antique French Majolica Barbotine ceramic wall pocket flower vase "Confetti" . Direct from FRANCE, gorgeous hand painted design on this large wall pocket, with delic...
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1890s French French Provincial Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

Early 20th Century Khotan Flower Vase Rug
Located in New York, NY
An early 20th century full pile antique Khotan rug with a borderless flower vase design on a navy ground Measures: 3'4" x 5'9".
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Early 20th Century East Turkestani Bohemian Antique Flower Vases

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Wool

Venetian Antique Ornate Green Gold Flecks Pegasus Italian Art Glass Flower Vase
By Fratelli Toso, Artisti Barovier, Salviati
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Early antique Venetian green and gold flecks Italian art glass double Pegasus horses flower vase. Attributed to the Artisti Barovier / Fratelli Toso companies, circa 1895-1914. The v...
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Late 19th Century Italian Victorian Antique Flower Vases

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Gold Leaf

Large Antique Khotan Flower Vase Rug
Located in New York, NY
Large decorative Khotan rug featuring a flower vase design on a soft pinky red background. Producing rugs since the 17th century with peak production in the 18th and 19th centuries, ...
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Early 20th Century East Turkestani Anglo-Japanese Antique Flower Vases

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Wool

French 19th Century Majolica Flower Vase from Montigny-sur-Loing with Cherub
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French 19th century majolica flower vase from Montigny-sur-Loing, with cherub and dragonfly. Created in the Parisian region during the 19th century, this majolica vase features a n...
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19th Century French Antique Flower Vases

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Majolica

Mintons Majolica Flower Vase with Handle
By Minton
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Mintons Majolica vase which features leaves, flowers and a branch handle (this vase can also be found with pomegranates applied). Cobalt blue ground version. Coloration: Green, brown...
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1870s English Victorian Antique Flower Vases

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Majolica

  • Mintons Majolica Flower Vase with Handle
  • Mintons Majolica Flower Vase with Handle
  • Mintons Majolica Flower Vase with Handle
  • Mintons Majolica Flower Vase with Handle
H 12.2 in. W 6.3 in. D 6.5 in.
Pair of Vintage Decorative Flower Vases English Ceramic Hand Painted, circa 1930
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a pair of vintage decorative flower vases. An English, ceramic hand painted vase, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1930. Appealing graduated palette and form Displ...
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Early 20th Century British Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic

Hand Painted Art Deco Czechoslovakian Flower Vase
Located in New York, NY
Very pretty hand painted vase from the Art Deco period, marked Czechoslovakia. The vase has a white glass body with painted decorative flowers, sponge paint, and banding. . This exam...
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Early 20th Century Czech Art Deco Antique Flower Vases

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Art Glass

After Loetz, Bohemian Jugendstil Iridescent Art-Glass Flower Vase, ca. 1900
Located in New York, NY
This large elegant, museum quality flower vase was probably made by Johann LOETZ Witwe Glassworks (Klostermühle, Bohemia, circa 1900) is a superior example of Jugendstil ~ Art Nouvea...
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Early 1900s Czech Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Art Glass

Antique Tiffany & Co Sterling Silver Flower Vase
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Product details: The vase is designed by Tiffany & Co., it is made out of 925/ 1000 sterling silver. The vase features floral and geometric cut outs design. It comes without liner. ...
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Early 1900s Antique Flower Vases

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Sterling Silver

18th Century French Fireback 'Pillars with Flower Vases'
Located in Amerongen, NL
18th century Louis XV French fireback with pillars, flower vases and the date of production 1797. The pillars refer to the club of Hercules and stand for strength and the unknown. ...
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18th Century French Louis XV Antique Flower Vases

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Iron

Majolica Carnation Flower Vase Jerome Massier, circa 1900
By Jerome Massier
Located in Austin, TX
Rare Majolica carnation vase signed Jerome Massier, circa 1900. The Massier family are known for the quality of their unique enamels and paintings. They produced an incredible whole...
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Early 1900s French Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic, Faience, Majolica

Majolica Carnation Flower Vase Jerome Massier, circa 1900
By Jerome Massier
Located in Austin, TX
Rare Majolica carnation vase signed Jerome Massier, circa 1900. The Massier family are known for the quality of their unique enamels and paintings. They produced an incredible whole...
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Early 1900s French Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Ceramic, Faience, Majolica

Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Flower Vase, Birmingham 1902 Henry Matthews
By Henry Matthews
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Antique Art Nouveau hammered Sterling Silver flower vase, Birmingham 1902 Henry Matthews. The vase on plain moulded pedestal base, rising to plain knopped stem and flared spot hammer...
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Early 1900s English Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Sterling Silver

Cartier Art Deco Tutti Frutti Flower Vase Brooch, circa 1930s
By Cartier
Located in Idar-Oberstein, DE
Cartier Art Deco Tutti Frutti Flower Vase Brooch, ca. 1930s A beautiful and rare Cartier Tutti Frutti brooch depicting a flower vase with carved ruby and carved emerald leaves. The ...
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Early 20th Century Art Deco Antique Flower Vases

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Diamond, Emerald, Ruby, Platinum

Carlo Nason for Mazzega LT327 Table Lamp and Flower Vase, Italy 1960s
By Mazzega, Carlo Nason
Located in Naples, IT
Table lamp and flower vase Mod. "LT 327" in white and transparent blown Murano glass with chrome-plated metal details designed by Carlo Nason for Mazzega Italia 1960.  
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1860s Italian Mid-Century Modern Antique Flower Vases

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Glass

Antique American Brilliant Period Cut Glass Squat Form Flower Vase
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A fine antique American Brilliant Period cut glass vase. In the form of a large squat vase. With cut sunburst pattern decoration on both the base and circumference, and a scall...
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Early 20th Century American Victorian Antique Flower Vases

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Cut Glass

Pair of 19th Century Flower Vases Made by Copeland
By Copeland
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
A couple of porcelain vases made by Copeland. The vases were made circa 1860, which can be seen from the used mark on the bottom. The two vases are different, they are painted with ...
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1860s English Early Victorian Antique Flower Vases

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Porcelain

Venetian Murano Amethyst Pink Gold Flecks Italian Art Glass Fish Flower Vase
By Salviati, Fratelli Toso
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful, early antique Venetian hand blown amethyst pink and gold flecks Italian art glass fish stem flower vase. Created in the manner of the Salviati and Fratelli Toso companies....
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Early 20th Century Italian Victorian Antique Flower Vases

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Gold Leaf

Monumental 19” Daum Nancy Enameled and Etched Columbine Flower Vase
By Daum
Located in Dallas, TX
Large enameled glass columbine flower pedestaled vase by Daum nancy. Variegated yellow glass with enameled red flowers, circa 1900. Signed in cameo daum nancy with cross of lorrain...
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Early 1900s French Art Nouveau Antique Flower Vases

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Art Glass

Japanese Old Pottery 1450-1550s / Tokoname Ware / Flower Vase Wabisabi
Located in Sammushi, JP
We have a unique Japanese sense of beauty. And we are the only ones who can introduce unique items that no one else can imitate, thanks to our purchasing channels in Japan and the e...
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15th Century and Earlier Japanese Other Antique Flower Vases

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Pottery

Pair of Flower Vases French, from the Beginning of the 20th in Baccarat Crystal
By Baccarat
Located in Madrid, ES
Pair of flower vases. French, from the beginning of the 20th in "Baccarat" Crystal, bases in gilded bronze. Marked on base. Measure: height: 27 cm.
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Early 20th Century French Modern Antique Flower Vases

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Crystal

Japanese Antique wabi sabi Pottery vase 1860s-1900s / Flower Vase vessel mingei
Located in Sammushi, JP
This is an old large Japanese pottery. It is from the Meiji period (1860s-1900s). The entire pottery is covered with paper. It has a wooden lid (the lid is further covered with pa...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Antique Flower Vases

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Pottery

Japanese Antique Wabi Sabi Tsubo 1400s-1600s / Pottery Flower Vase Vessel
Located in Sammushi, JP
This is a very old large Japanese Tsubo. The item dates from the Muromachi period (1336s-1573s). It is a Tsubo called "Shigaraki". It is a beautiful scene with a wild taste, wit...
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15th Century and Earlier Japanese Other Antique Flower Vases

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Pottery

Horace Elliott London Arts & Crafts Studio Pottery Blue Glazed Flower Vase
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A very rare and stunning Arts & Crafts studio pottery vase of twisted floral shape made in London by Horace Elliott (British, 1851-1938) dating from the early 20th century. Horace El...
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Early 20th Century English Arts and Crafts Antique Flower Vases

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Pottery

Japanese Antique BK Paper-Covered Pottery 1860s-1900s /Flower Vase WabiSabi
Located in Sammushi, JP
This is a large Japanese pottery. It is from the Meiji period (1860s-1900s). The entire pottery is covered with paper. It comes with a wooden lid. (The lid is further covered with...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Antique Flower Vases

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Pottery

Japanese Antique Pottery 1700s-1800s/Flower Vase Vessel Wabi-Sabi Object
Located in Sammushi, JP
It is a very old Japanese pottery. This pottery is from the Edo period (1700s-1800s). It has a beautiful appearance, having been damaged repeatedly. It is very rare to remain in t...
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Early 19th Century Japanese Edo Antique Flower Vases

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Pottery

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Antique Flower Vases For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of antique flower vases available on 1stDibs. Each of these unique antique flower vases was constructed with extraordinary care, often using ceramic, metal and porcelain. Antique flower vases have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century. There are many kinds of antique flower vases to choose from, but at 1stDibs, Art Nouveau, Victorian and Rococo antique flower vases are of considerable interest. There have been many well-made antique flower vases over the years, but those made by Daum, Emile Gallé and Tiffany Studios are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much are Antique Flower Vases?

Prices for antique flower vases can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, antique flower vases begin at $110 and can go as high as $150,000, while the average can fetch as much as $1,825.

Finding the Right Decorative Objects for You

Every time you move into a house or an apartment — or endeavor to refresh the home you’ve lived in for years — life for that space begins anew. The right home accent, be it the simple placement of a decorative bowl on a shelf or a ceramic vase for fresh flowers, can transform an area from drab to spectacular. But with so many materials and items to choose from, it’s easy to get lost in the process. The key to styling with decorative objects is to work toward making a happy home that best reflects your personal style. 

Ceramics are a versatile addition to any home. If you’ve amassed an assortment of functional pottery over the years, think of your mugs and salad bowls as decorative objects, ideal for displaying in a glass cabinet. Vintage ceramic serveware can pop along white open shelving in your dining area, while large stoneware pitchers paired with woven baskets or quilts in an open cupboard can introduce a rustic farmhouse-style element to your den.

Translucent decorative boxes or bowls made of an acrylic plastic called Lucite — a game changer in furniture that’s easy to clean and lasts long — are modern accents that are neutral enough to dress up a coffee table or desktop without cluttering it. If you’re showcasing pieces from the past, a vintage jewelry box for displaying your treasures can spark conversation. Where is the jewelry box from? Is there a story behind it?

Abstract sculptures or an antique vessel for your home library can draw attention to your book collection and add narrative charm to the most appropriate of corners. There’s more than one way to style your bookcases, and decorative objects add a provocative dynamic. “I love magnifying glasses,” says Alex Assouline, global vice president of luxury publisher Assouline, of adding one’s cherished objects to a home library. “They are both useful and decorative. Objects really elevate libraries and can also make them more personal.”

To help with personalizing your space and truly making it your own, find an extraordinary collection of decorative objects on 1stDibs.

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