HUGE Dbl. Handled NIPPON FLORAL VASE Gilt Beaded Rim
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IMPERIAL NIPPON VASE
This is one HUGE vase. Everything about it is BIG and WONDERFUL. Big in Colour. Large in Form. And check out those Bloomin' Flowers! They're HUGE. And I just think it's great. This vase is one of several Nippon pieces from a wonderful family estate auction held in the Midwest. The owner loved all things vibrant, colourful, and big. This is just one of her pieces, and is a great piece of Nippon Art Pottery.
12" Tall by 4 1/2" Opening
Whopping Weight: 5 lbs. 1.2oz
Appropriately Marked: Green Imperial
The form and shape is fantastic. I love the hand-painted blossoms trimmed in gold. The collar is beaded and the application shows no loss. The overall condition is great, with the exception of some gilt loss to the handles from over the years. T are no unwarranted marks or cracks and no repairs that I can detect.
I just think this is a wonderful and highly decorative piece of Nippon. The colours are exceptionally bright, vivid, and cheerful. Truly makes a statement and just has great appeal and presence. If you are a collector of Imperial Nippon, this is a gorgeous piece to add to your collection. Or, if you just love the bold bouquet of flowers to brighten your decor, ... read more