Small vase with 'thousand butterflies' decor - Satsuma - Ceramic - With mark 'Yasui' 安井 beneath Shimazu family crest - Japan - ca 1900-10 (Late Meiji/Early Taisho)

Description
Small vase with 'thousand butterflies' decor - Satsuma - Ceramic - With mark 'Yasui' 安井 beneath Shimazu family crest - Japan - ca 1900-10 (Late Meiji/Early Taisho)
Very good condition, see description - 7.5×5.5×5.5 cm

Small vase with 'thousand butterflies' decor - Satsuma - Ceramic - With mark 'Yasui' 安井 beneath Shimazu family crest - Japan - ca 1900-10 (Late Meiji/Early Taisho)

A fine small ceramic vase, 7.5cm tall, weighing 77g, delicately painted in Satsuma enamels with various butterflies, against a background of hundreds of tiny butterflies. Marked to the underside with two characters.

Condition: Very good, no damages or repairs. Minor wear commensurate with age.

This lot will be carefully packaged and sent by registered and insured mail.

Lot details
Object
Small vase with 'thousand butterflies' decor
Material
Ceramic
Period
ca 1900-10 (Late Meiji/Early Taisho)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Decor/ ware
Satsuma
Title of artwork
With mark 'Yasui' 安井 beneath Shimazu family crest
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
7.5×5.5×5.5 cm
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