Possibly artists Hanko in back stamp. Nippon collectors group suggests 1910. Also suggests soft paste pottery. Excellent condition. Vibrant and attractive. Found one other matching hanko online but no info.
unknown Melbourne collector
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I'm not convinced it's Hanko and I'm not finding that mark anywhere.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
An antique pair of Japanese export Nippon hand-painted and enameled porcelain baluster vases
made in Japan, early 20th Century
made for the export market, each depicting a landscape scene, marked below
15 inches (38 cm) high; greatest diameter (at shoulder) 7 3/4 inches (20 cm)
CONDITION: appears to be in good condition
PROVENANCE: acquired from a Melbourne collector
AUS $400-600 for the pair*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.
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