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A japanese Satsuma vase, Chikuasi, Meiji period (1868-1912)

Decorated in colourful enamels and gilt, the base formed to simulate a basket weave vase containing a variety of blossoming chrysanthemum, signed above the Shimazu mon. 15¾in. (40cm.) high - Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500 ($2,398 - $2,997)

Christie's London. Interiors. 5 august 2008 - www.christies.com