Meiji Period Japanese Miniature Satsuma Vase For Sale
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Meiji Period Japanese Miniature Satsuma Vase


This is an exquisite miniature Japanese Satsuma vase from the Meiji period (1868-1911). It is superbly decorated with various shaped figures in cartouches in front and on the reverse on a brocade patterned base. Two Foo dog handles are applied. It has excellent gold detail and very finely detailed enamelling. The vase is signed on the base. Satsuma-ware derives its name from the region of Satsuma, Japan where the style of porcelain and ceramic works originated. Measurements: tall 4 ¾”, diameter 2 ¾”.  


  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition Details
    This beautiful piece is over all in outstanding condition.
  • Dimensions
    H 4.75 in. x Dm 2.75 in.H 12.07 cm x Dm 6.99 cm
  • Diameter
    2.75 in. (6.99 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Poughkeepsie, NY
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