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.
The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.