Late-19th-century tapering square hand-painted chinoiserie vase with vibrant
flowering branches in yellow, red, blue, green and gold gilt accents. Marked "Hand Painted, Nippon" with the Morimura Brothers, Japan hallmark. Light wear, loss of gold.
Wilhelm Kage Argenta vase manufactured by Gustavsberg. "Argenta"
was Wilhelm Kage's series of luxurious, emerald-green glazed ceramics, often with neoclassical decoration applied in sterling silver. Mythological themes and imagery relating to the sea predominated, with highly detailed flowers and faces. ...
Using traditional methods, craftswomen in East Africa weave
beautifully dyed sisal fibers and sweet grass to make this stunning, one-of-a-kind vase, rich in cultural meaning and purpose. We love this as a vessel for holding dried blooms or kitchen utensils. ...