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JAPANESE MEIJI SETO 1868-1912
Meiji Period 1868 to 1912

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  • Xupes Reference ORSW1404203
  • Age Meiji Period 1868 to 1912
  • Condition The vase is offered in fine presentable condition without damage or restoration. The top rim has been re-gilded, probably due to the customary rubbing experienced normally with a piece of this age however this does not detract and there is no sign of restoration. A stunning and exceptionally well painted vase and a wonderful display piece to add to any serious collection!  View More Details

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    Unworn

    Item is in unworn or unused condition and there are no visible imperfections.

    Exceptional

    The item is in exceptional pre-owned condition and shows almost no signs of wear with very few imperfections.

    Excellent

    The item is in excellent pre-owned condition and shows minimal signs of wear with minor imperfections detailed in the condition report.

    Very Good

    The item is in very good condition and shows one or two noticeable signs of wear or patina relative to its age.

    Good

    The item is in good pre-owned condition and shows some general signs of wear or patina relative to its age.

    Fair

    The item is in fair pre-owned condition and shows overall wear or patina relative to its age.

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  • We offer this superb antique Japanese Meiji period Seto vase painted with puppy dogs in a garden dating between 1868 and 1912. This finely made porcelain vase stands on a narrow rounded unglazed foot with a recessed base and is of rounded bulbous shape with a short funnel neck. The vase is hand painted with three puppy dogs in a garden scene with flowering shrubs and trees and gilded key pattern border on a red ground around the foot and a detailed floral and scroll border with Japanese designs painted around the neck in gilding on black. The decoration to the body is painted in coloured enamels and exceptionally well detailed and refined and the vase has a nine character Seto mark in red.

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