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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2939M Marlborough
October 13, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Three Small Satsuma Bottle Vases

Auction: Discovery - 2939M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 13, 2016 10:00AM


Three Small Satsuma Bottle Vases, Japan, 19th/20th century, compressed globular with long flaring neck, one with two openwork chilong-inspired handles to neck, depicting figures in variously-shaped panels; one decorated with bird-and-flower design and figures against a patterned ground; and one with a continuous scene with figures in nature below a band of irises and butterflies, all marked on base, gilt details, ht. to 5 in.
Estimate $400-600

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