London, South Kensington
22 November 2001
A pair of coral ground cloisonne vases
of slightly tapering square shape and flaring necks, decorated in various coloured enamels and silver wire with prunus trees, chrysanthemums and further flower blooms -- 6in. (15.2cm.) high; a pear shaped vase decorated with blossoming flowers and large leaves on a geometric dark navy ground, stamped Kumeno Teitaro signature to base -- 6 1/8in. (15.5cm.) high; and another dark navy ground pear shaped vase decorated with various coloured enamels and silver wire with a bird perched on bamboo branches above chrysanthemums and bands of geometric designs -- 8 3/8in. (21.2cm.) high, (minor bruises and rubbing).
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