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Hand-painted Gold Gilt Imari Porcelain Vase, China

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Detail: Exquisite color with gold gilding. Imari porcelain was first produced in Japan in the 1700’s. China quickly began to produce its own Chinese Imari pieces. China was able to produce a thinner porcelain with a more even / smooth glaze. I am told… Continue reading

Pair Imari Porcelain Tea Caddies / Jars, Japan

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Detail: These are Japanese. Rare with this quality. The designs are elegant and rich. Ducks, monkeys and intricate designs are the motif. Gold leaf / paint, everywhere. Signature on bottom. Hand painted. Circa early 20th Century. With lid. This pair of Tea Caddies has been sold. Thanks M.K. !
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