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    A Monumental Pair of Japanese Cloisonné Vases, Taisho Period
    35-1/2 inches high (90.2 cm)

    The pair of large flattened vases with large ovular reserves depicting birds within a cherry tree with peonies and wisteria to obverse, a pair of birds within a maple tree with chrysanthemums to verso, violet borders with dragon motifs.


    Condition Report*: Hairline crack above the birds in the maple tree and to the wisteria to one vase, some denting to rim flanges, area of restoration to one vase, otherwise with wear indicative of age and use.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2017
    25th-27th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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