Beautiful Vintage Oriental Porcelain Vase Richly Gilded & Decorated. As an indication of their place of origin during a period of fomenting nationalism. From around the 1890s to the early 1920s more than 100 artist at least twenty larger studios or factories were producing "Satsuma" wares of which much were of low quality and destined for the European and American export markets. At the same time, other artists were producing exquisite wares of the highest quality.There were many masterpieces created during its heyday and several studios have created eternal fame for their names with these magnificent wares. Most high quality export'Satsuma' is easily recognized by its finely crackled glaze that its yellowish. The production soon spread to several cities such as.