A fascinating ovoid shaped vase with hand-painted scenes of Japanese figures by Satsuma Pottery Ware in Japan, it dates early 20th century. It features a delightful animated Japanese figural scene of a maiden in counsel of wise elders in fine line work, it is decorated with embellishments of floral, ribbon and geometric shapes. It is beautifully designed and hand-painted in colours of green, red, orange, red, and brown with accents of gold throughout. Perfect for a unique gift, collectors or decorating the home.
Marked: No mark. Satsuma.
Measures: 12 inches tall x 5 inches wide.
Excellent condition. No chips, cracks or repairs. (Minimal surfaces scratches and fading in paint– see images for reference)