This is a shaker with a scene from Japan in shades of red, green, teal, and pink. It rather large holes in the top and the cork is inside. It is not real well done, but would make a great decorator item. It measures 2.75 inches tall and 1.75 inches across the base. The holes are large enough to be a sugar shaker, or course pepper. I do not know the age or maker, it is unmarked, although a bit of wear to the paint it is in good condition, no chips, and no cracks.
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 a vintage 1959 lacquer, or lacquerware base or stand marked, Bembo Okinawa and N.A.B. CHAPEL GUILD 1959. It is shaped like a taper candle holder, but was probably a stand or base for something. It is a very dark high shine brown or chocolate colored lacquer, and gold gilt lettering. It is in very good condition, one little rub to the underside of the base, and top edge of the rim, but not very noticeable. It measures 2.25 inches high, and 3.5 inches across the base.
This is a beautiful porcelain fine china bottle with Asian letters, enameled flowers, a rickshaw, heavy gold gilding. It does have Asian letters under the glaze on the bottom. I do not know if it is Japanese or Chinese, or what. It is an auction item. It measures 5.5 inches tall, and 2.5 inches in diameter. It is in great condition, no chips, no cracks, and very little, if any signs of wear.
This is a pretty little hand painted white porcelain cup that is either Japanese or Chinese in origin. This has stylized bamboo in flowing lines. It is in excellent condition. I do not know the age or maker, it is an auction item.
This is a lovely little brown,orange, and cream colored art glazed cup that is either from Japan or China. It measures 2 and 3/8 inches high and 3.25 inches across the top rim. It is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks. This is an unmarked auction item. I do not know the age or maker.
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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.
This is a really pretty cobalt blue and white porcelain lidded jar. It has places where handles used to be, and a animal, maybe a lion or a lamb for the lid handle. It has fern scrolls, floral designs, and what looks like a greek key sort of design around both the lid and neck of the pot. It measures 8.25 inches tall, and 7.25 inches across the top. It is in very good condition, no chips, no cracks, with just a surface glaze rub to the point of one of the handle holders...
This is a really beautiful set of rice or serving bowls from Kafuh Japan in a pretty pastel seafoam green with pretty white and green floral sprays. It has textured art glazes that give depth. Each is 1 and 5/8 inches high and 4.25 inches in diameter. They are all in excellent condition and in the original box. I do know know the age, they are an auction item. The box is marked Kafuh Japan. The label inside the box says Kafuh Blue Moon.
This is a beautiful vase or ginger jar marked Japan with a makers mark as well. It is a cream colored porcelain with crackle glaze and gorgeous pink tree peonies, purple wisteria, red mums, a blue and yellow songbird, and delicate gold gilding throughout the design. It measures 5.25 inches tall and 4.5 inches in diameter. It is in very good condition, no chips, and no cracks. I do not know the age or maker of this item. It is an auction item. This would be stunning with a floral arrangement.
This is a lovely rice or tea bowl that is hand painted in shades of red, pink, green, and blue on a yellow background. It is unmarked and measures 2 and 1/8 inches high and 4.5 inches in diameter. It is in great condition. I do not know the age or the maker, I also do not know if it is Japanese or Chinese.
This is a beautiful porcelain ginger jar with the lid in the lotus design by the Toscany Collection of Japan. It has elegant long lotus stems, and white blossoms tinged pink. It has a pretty butterflies and Japanese writing. It is marked on the bottom. It measures 7.25 inches high, and 5 inches in diameter. It is in excellent condition. I do not know the age of this jar, but is pretty modern.