Magnificent Japanese Meiji Period Hirado Porcelain Incense Burner - Okimono in a shape of a bull with a saddle. There are fine details over bull's head and robes. The eyes are made with an under-glazed iron oxidation. 10" long x 6" tall x 4 1/2" wide.
Japanese Meiji Period Hirado Porcelain Okimono of Monkey with a peach. It is made with fine details over its skin. Peach has iron oxidation with under-glazed blue leaves. 6 1/2" long x 5 3/4" tall x 3 5/8" wide.
Japanese Meiji Period unglazed white Porcelain Hirado Horse Okimono with fine details. It has no damages and no losses. 11" tall x 11 1/2" long.
Japanese Meiji Period (1868-1912) blue and white Hirado Porcelain Pagoda Incense Burner. It has an incense opening on one side, a removable cover in a shape of a roof, and a fine under-glazed painting with symbolic floral decorations over roof and pagoda. The foot has a painting with a landscape, a man, mountain, and a waterfall. The base has three levels and is finely decorated and detailed. Please see pictures. It has no damages. 11 1/2" tall x 5 1/4" D.
Fine Japanese Meiji Period (1868-1912) blue and white unusually shaped Hirado Vase with two sculptural dragons. The Vase has an unusually shaped opening and a finely under-glazed painted landscape with mountains and trees over the bottom part of the vase, and blue symbolic decorations over the bottom of the vase. 12" tall x 6 1/4" D.
Museum quality Japanese Meiji Period 19th century large blue and white Hirado Mizusashi (covered) Jar. It is decorated with two finely painted shi-shi among flower bushes and blossoms. A sculpture of a lizard is as a finial on the lid and is also finely decorated with a butterfly, flower bushes and blossoms. Top and bottom rims have symbolic decorations. 10 1/2" tall x 9 3/4" D.
Magnificent Japanese Meiji Period 19th century big Hirado Jar with a sculptural Dragon with its head as a finial. There is a hand -painted under-glazed blue fire dragon in the opposite direction to the sculptural dragon. It is a wonderful and rare work of Hirado. No damages. 10" D x 10" tall
Japanese Meiji Period pair of magnificent Porcelain Hirado vases with basket-type decorations. These vases are much heavier and differently made than modern ones. They have fine light-blue and light-green decorations with Cherry blossoms and iron oxidation over the bottoms of the vases. There are a few fine glaze imperfections typical for an early kiln. 7" tall x 4 1/2" D each.
Japanese Edo Period late 18th - early 19th century HIRADO Okimono of lying Bull with some tiny glaze imperfections and edge lines on the back. It is a rare museum quality Okimono. 9 3/4" long x 5 1/4" deep x 4 1/4" tall.
Important museum quality one of a kind Japanese Edo Period very big Hirado Okimono of Daruma with a dragon around him. It is made with magnificent details over Daruma's hands, feet, and face. The workmanship over the dragon is also gorgeous. It is 21" tall x 12" wide x 10" deep
Japanese late Edo (first part 19th century) one of a kind museum quality Hirado Okimono of Fish over waves. Fish and waves have iron oxidation, and blue and white enameling over the bottom of the base as well as eyes of fish. It is in original excellent condition with some bake cracks over the base. 10 1/4" tall x 8" wide x 5 3/4" deep.
This is a top quality Japanese blue and white HIRADO Okimono of a seated shi-shi with a ball. It is almost identical to the one shown on a cover of L.Lawrence book ' Hirado'; it may be even more interesting because it has a ball. It measures 7 3/4 inches long by 5 1/4 inches tall and 4.5 inches deep. It dates 19th century, Meiji, Japan.
Japanese Meiji Period Hirado Vase of bamboo root brushpot shape. It is decorated with a dragon around the upper part, and blue and white waives on the lower part of the vase. 10 1/2" tall x 5 3/4" D.
Important Japanese Meiji Period (1868-1912) Hirado tripod covered blue and white finely decorated Bowl of an avoid shape, with iron oxidation on three stylized legs and a handle on a lid. The body of the bowl is finely decorated in traditional Hirado style with a scene of three paradise birds among clouds. The painting is very fine and detailed. The bowl has no damages and no losses. Serious collectors are welcome. 8" tall x 6 3/4" D.
Magnificent Japanese Edo Period first part 19th century Hirado Okimono of Sennin with a frog on his shoulder and a pipe in his right hand. 7" long x 6 3/4" tall x 3 1/2" deep.
Japanese Meiji Period rare HIRADO Okimono of a laying goat, made with fine details over its head, unglazed eyes and its body. It has no losses and no damages. 5 1/4" long 4 3/4" tall x 3 1/2" wide.
Magnificent Japanese mid 19th century blue and white HIRADO Vase with moriage (low-relief) raised ornaments over the top and the lower part of the vase. The Vase is decorated with four sculptural heads of dragons as handles and very fine painting of two eagles on Pine tree branches over the center of the vase. Symbolic blue and white decorations are made over the upper and lower part of the vase. 12 1/4" tall x 9 1/2" wide. It is heavy by weight.
Magnificent Japanese Meiji Period (1868-1912) Studio Porcelain signed Hirado style blue and white Porcelain Okimono / Koro of a boy seated on top of the pierced cover of the elephant back. There are some pierced openings over the top of the elephant's cover. It is signed by the artist. 5 1/4" long x 5 3/4" tall x 4 3/4" deep