This is a handcrafted porcelain vase with dragonfly cutwork around it. It is shades of plum to mauve, white to cream, hand painted. It measures 3.25 inches high, and 3 inches across. It is in very good used condition, no chips, no cracks, no scratches, it does have a small amount of age glaze crazing, but is very hard to find. It is an unmarked auction item. I do not know the age or maker. It is a lovely piece of porcelain however.
This is very nice blue porcelain mug, with bright 22kt gold accents. This is a Colorado State University mug by W. C. Bunting Co.of Wellsville Ohio USA. The crest says Education, Service, Extension, Research, 1870. This mug measures 4.5 inches tall, and 2 and 1/8 inches across the rim. It is in very good used condition, no chips, no cracks, very little wear to the gilding, but it does have very fine age glaze crazing.
This is an adorable little Caribou Coffee demitasse, or espresso mug, or cup. It would be a perfect size for a child's cup as well. It has the Caribou Coffee logo on the side and the caribou on the inside. It measures 2.5 inches tall, and 2.25 inches across the rim. It is in excellent used condition.
This is 2 sets of Cafe' demitasse or espresso cups and saucers by Rosanna. One is green inside with cafe' in green and blue on the outside, and matching saucer. The other is amber on the inside with amber and black Cafe' on the outside and matching saucer. They have 5 inch saucers, and the cups are 2 inches high and 2 and 1/8 inches across the rim. They are excellent used condition.
This is a beautiful Asian bowl, either Japanese or Chinese, not sure which, hand painted blue and white bowl with grapes, leaves, and vines on the inside and outside. It also has decorative banding. It is fine porcelain, and measures 2.75 inches tall, and 5 and 7/8 inches across the rim. It is in excellent used condition. It is unmarked, a auction piece, so I do not know the age or maker. This is listed as an Imari Type bowl some places but they are marked on the bottom, this one isn't.
This is 3 matching Italian Carlos Giannini Lessdesign espresso, or demitasse cups and saucers in bright white porcelain, and silver gilding. The saucers are 4.75 inches across, and the cup 1 and 7/8 inches tall, and 2 inches across the rim. They are in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks, and no signs of wear, but they are being sold as used. These pieces are extremely well made in Italy. I do not know the age.
This is a superior quality bisque porcelain figurine of a elegant Victorian man and woman. She is sitting on a chair, and he standing. The hands and fingers are very delicate and fine. There are shades of pink, blue, green, red, mauve, and gold gilding. This piece measures 7.25 inches tall, and 4.25 by 2 and 7/8 inches across the base. This piece is in very good used condition, no cracks, no chips, no crazing, and very little wear. It is also very clean...
This is a beautiful pink and mauve Victorian lady figurine with a bonnet and draw purse. This is porcelain and measures 5.75 inches tall. It is in very good used condition, no chips, no cracks, and no crazing that I can see. It has a oval blue made in Japan sticker on the bottom.
This is a lovely little porcelain Victorian lady figurine dressed in lovely shades of green and teal, with pink mauve, and heavy gold gilding accents. It is marked on the bottom copyright L. & M. Inc. and I believe it is vintage, but don't know the exact age. It measures 8.25 inches tall and is in good condition. It has one small flake of the glaze off the back of point on one bow. I don't see any crazing, and no cracks. This is an auction piece.
This is a lovely little souvenir pitcher made for R.S.Crawford and Co. Yarmouth Nova Scotia in Vienna Austria. It features Victoria Park and Harbor scene, and heavy gold gilding, with a lovely lime green top edge. It is in extremely good used condition, no chips, no cracks, and very little wear. I believe this is circa 1900s to 1920s. It measures 2.25 inches tall, and 3.75 inches spout to handle.
This is a lovely small hand painted luster Chikaramachi Japan porcelain saucer with gray luster and a tree landscape scene. It is small, measuring 3 and 7/8 inches across. It is probably about the 1930s. This is a very good used piece, no chips, no cracks, and not much wear.
This is a pretty hexagon shaped ginger or tea jar that is ornately enameled with many colors of glaze, and heavy gold gilding. The art looks like Japanese to me, but I am not sure. It is porcelain and has a marking on the bottom. It is 6.5 inches high, and 5.5 inches across. It is in very good condition. I got this piece at an auction so I know nothing about the age or maker.
This is a beautiful Lenox porcelain Blue Tree pattern bulbous vase with heavy gold gilding. This is a rare pattern featuring a tree with blue leaves, pink, and yellow flowers, and a very elegant shape design. It measures 8 inches tall and is 3.5 inches across the widest part. It is in excellent condition. There is no chips, no cracks, and no crazing that I can see. This would be a lovely addition to someone's quality Lenox collection and would look stunning with flowers in it...
This is a wonderful little souvenir cream pitcher marked Germany on the bottom with a picture of the the hotel Bad Kissingen Koversationsgebaude on one side. It is richly embellised with shimmery luster and heavy gold gilding. It is in very good condition, very little wear to the the gold or luster and no chips or cracks. It measures 3.5 inches tall and 2.5 inches across the round part. I do not know the age but it looks vintage. It is made from porcelain or bone china.
This 5 pieces of porcelain china with Japanese sailing boats hand painted on each piece. The teapot and sugar dish are both missing their lids. One of the teacups has a small chip on the edge, and the spout on the teapot has the tiniest fleabite on the tip. The teapot measures 4.5 inches high and 8.5 inches spout to handle. The sugar dish measures 3.5 inches tall, and 3.75 inches across the body. the creamer is 3.5 inches tall and 3.25 inches across the body...
This is pretty ball vase with a diamond design. It has a lime green translucent glaze like celadon, but it is unmarked and I am not sure what it is. It also looks like porcelain, but I am uncertain about that too. It is a pretty auction item. It measures approx. 5 inches round, and the top opening is 1 inch cross. It is in very good condition, no chips, no cracks, and no visible crazing.
This is a beautiful vintage floral lidded condiment dish marked Henneberg Porzellan 1777 Made in German Democratic Republic. It is porcelain with mauve pink roses,coral orange tulips, purple hanging flowers, and blue forget-me-nots, and green leaves, in the Dresden HEP1 pattern. It has gold gilding on the lid and rim, and the original clear plastic spoon. It is in excellent used condition. circa 1972
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This is a blue and white Chinese porcelain wedding jar, or ginger jar, with the Xi symbol on it used for weddings. It has designs that look like confetti and banding all in cobalt blue. It is quite large measuring approx 9.75 inches tall and 7.25 inches wide. It is in very good condition, no chips, no cracks.This is a very heavy piece of Asian porcelain. I do not know the age or maker, it is an auction item. This is a great size for a cookie jar in that Asian influence kitchen.