Asian Art Online Auction

April 30, 2015


Lot 8

Two Bronze Vases, Taisho Period, Early 20th Century

Two Bronze Vases, Taisho Period, Early 20th Century
Lot 8 Details
Two Bronze Vases, Taisho Period, Early 20th Century

The larger, of baluster shape with smooth undecorated sides; the other with patterns of flora and fauna TOGETHER WITH an enameled square-form bowl
tallest height 8.7" — 22 cm.

Estimate $100-$150

Realised: $252
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Each bronze vase in good condition with minor surface wear typical of age; enamel bowl in good condition


About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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