MEASURES 2 1/2" HIGH, 4" WIDE AND 3 DEEP. THE CONDITION OF THE POTTERY IS EXCELLENT WITH NO CHIPS, CRACKS OR REPAIRS.
THE ENAMELING AND GILDING ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH ONLY MINOR CRAZING WHICH IS NORMAL ON SATSUMA POTTERY. THE POT IS SIGNED ON THE BASE IS JAPANESE SCRIPT WITH "MON" MARK. SATSUMA IS A CREAMY EARTHENWARE USUALLY DECORATED WITH JAPANESE FIGURES WITH EXPRESSIVE FACIAL FEATURES. THIS WARE WAS GENERALLY CREATED FOR THE EXPORT MARKET OF THE MID 19th CENTURY TO CATER TO WESTERN MARKETS. Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible.
We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "NICE ANTIQUE JAPANESE MINIATURE 2.5 SATSUMA TEAPOT/ SAKE POT, SIGNED" is in sale since Thursday, May 29, 2014.This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Teapots". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.