Posted 8 years ago
Hello! My son is home for Holidays! I bought dinner for him and ex-wife who is from Japan! She read the bottom of vase! Name is Yoshimasa! And Simon said "You say something about my MAMA!" He is crazy!! Well Yoshimasa has sold at Bonhams Auction and others! And Art Deco is Special! Made early 1900's! HERE IS ONE VASE that sold at auction!!!
Name: JAPANESE MEIJI PERIOD SILVER VASE WITH KOI DESIGN BY YOSHIMASA
Inventory #: U-2638
Description: Japanese Meiji Period silver vase with KOI design. The KOI are done beautifully with a lot of detail and realism. The bottom of the vase is marked JUNGIN, pure silver and SHO for SHOBIDO. SHOBIDO was the name of a famous shop that dealt with works of art and high end luxury items. This vase came from the Osaka Branch of SHOBIDO. The side of the vase is signed YOSHIMASA, the name of he artist who created the KOI design. Comes with TOMOBAKO, original wooden storage box. 8 1/2"H by 10 1/2"Diameter. (dorune)
Age: Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Size: 8 1/2"H by 10 1/2"Diameter
Price: Sold THANKS FOR LOOKING!!! Don, Simon and Granny HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL!!!