Lot 777

4 Pieces of Japanese Sumidagawa Pottery

Estimate: $400 - $600

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Property of a Okatie, SC Estate


4 Pieces of Japanese Sumidagawa Pottery, comprising a lidded pot with figures of children with impressed mark on bottom (5 3/4 in. x 4 1/2 in.), a handled gourd form teapot decorated with frogs with mark on side, a small lidded censure with single figure and with impressed mark on bottom (2 1/4 in. x 3 1/4 in.), and a 4 sided vase with female figure on a floral patterned ground and marked on side near base (7 in. x 3 5/8 in. x 2 3/8 in.).

Measurements: Height: of teapot 3 5/8 in. x Width: 5 in.


Overall good condition, some wear and losses to painted grounds, teapot with chip to rim of lid and one frog missing a leg, figure on vase missing thumb, small hairline crack on rim of lidded pot and small frit to rim of its lid, craquelure to glaze on vase.

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