1900's Japanese Cobalt Blue Satsuma Vase with Flower & Geisha Marked with Shimazu Crest "Hododa Satsuma". It is 5.1 inches (13 cm) tall by 3.1 inches (8 cm) wide. It is 0.5 Lb. It has rubbing of gold and paint, flea bite chips, manufacture defect of uneven gold at the lip, and surface wears and scratches (as seen in the photos). We specialize in Chinese, Japanese, and Asian antiques, fine arts, and collectibles.
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