Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Japanese vases from my Scottish merchant seaman Grandfather

In Asian > Asian Vases > Show & Tell.
kulektor's loves2 of 39Chinese rice bowlsmy JBH ewer by Mari original label
3
Love it
0
Like it

kulektorkulektor loves this.
LovelyPatLovelyPat loves this.
auraaura loves this.
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 5 years ago

    Canuck60
    (1 item)

    These vases have been in the family for many years. They were gift to my Mother from my Grandfather who was a merchant seaman in Glasgow,Scotland in the early to mid 1900's. My parents emigrated to Canada in 1951 and the vases have been with us since. Would like to know more about these vases,who made them,year they were made etc....
    Any ideas? Thanks

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    logo
    Asian Vases
    See all
    A pair China Old of blue and white porcelain vase double happiness
    A pair China Old of blue and white ...
    $100
    Large Chinese Porcelain Powder Blue Glazed Phoenix Tail Vase or Kangxi YenYen
    Large Chinese Porcelain Powder Blue...
    $475
    Antique Chinese Famille Rose Moulded Porcelain Mandarin Vase QIANLONG 18th C
    Antique Chinese Famille Rose Moulde...
    $330
    SUPERB CHINESE 19TH C KANGXI STYLE ROUGE DE FER IRON RED GILT DRAGON BOTTLE VASE
    SUPERB CHINESE 19TH C KANGXI STYLE ...
    $279
    logo
    A pair China Old of blue and white porcelain vase double happiness
    A pair China Old of blue and white ...
    $100
    See all

    Comments

    1. kulektor, 5 years ago
      Love the cranes. You should try flipping the pics right side up and, getting a clear close-up pic of the mark. Will be much easier for people to help you. Try the site gotheborg.com and look for the marks under the Japan section. It is one of the best site for asian porcelains if not the best. Personally I believe they date to the early 20th, but Chinese, Japanese always get me thinking and it is usually wrong. Good luck.
    2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 years ago
      Satsuma.

      You might well find the marks here.
    3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 years ago
      http://gotheborg.com/marks/satsuma.shtml

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.