Beautiful Chinese porcelain pair of maidens in lovely animated pose of holding arms and peering sideways. Pastel colors on clothing and delicate features. Perfect condition, hollow body, on silken molded base 13.5H x 5.5W x 4.25D without base 12.5H x 4.75W x 3.5D.
Used as a prop in the movie "Memoirs of a Geisha", Japanese electric lantern made of bronze (3 sections), with base in the form of 4 cranes, lamp windows are covered with silk and shaped like wading cranes and clouds, dragon finial with bells, Japanese, Meiji Period (mid-late
1800's). Works great. 36 1/2"high x 13" wide
(9" wide at base).