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Lot No. 1013

Manufacturer: Rookwood

Artist: Kataro Shirayamadani

Description: Large Dull Finish vase, decorated by Kataro Shirayamadani in 1887 with somewhat stylized flowers, finely accomplished in blue and white with some gold accents. Impressed with the Rookwood symbol, which provides the date, shape 372 and an S for sage clay and incised with the Master’s Japanese script signature. Atypically, there is light, broad crazing and the vessel is in excellent, original condition with fine design. Height is 19 3/4 inches.

Size: 19 3/4”

Estimate: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00