RECENT ACQUISITIONS - 2nd May, 2019

ANTIQUE 20thC JAPANESE EXCEPTIONAL SOLID SILVER VASES, AMETANI YUMIN c.1900

20th Century Japanese Meiji period silver and mixed-metal pair of vases. The bulbous body chased and applied with a rooster, chicken and baby chicks, flowering bamboo branches with copper, gold and gilt details, the pair features exceptional workmanship and attention to detail. The inscription to the base translates as, Founding Anniversary of the Taiwan Development Company Limited, Dated 11th November 25th, 1936.

The signature on the side reads Yumin for Ameya Yumin.


Reference Number: A5723