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Japanese Kutani Small Cobalt Blue Ceramic Bud Vase, hand-painted in gold, flowers in a palanquin

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This sweet cobalt blue bud vase has a palanquin filled with pretty flowers (please excuse the glare and reflection in the photo.) This looks hand-painted with a lot of gold paint. There is no kiln stamp but I believe this is "Kutaniware" as it is very similar to some Kutani pieces I have.

Kutani ceramics are famous for colorful porcelain. The original kiln was started in the 1600s. There was a small sticker "MADE IN JAPAN" on the bottom which fell off when I was photographing it so I just taped it back on.

The vase measures just over 4" (10cm) tall. It is in very good vintage condition with no chips or cracks.

If you would like more than one ceramic piece, contact me for special prices and combined shipping.

Please read my shipping and shop policies before purchasing.

The shipping fee is only an estimate (depends on destination).

***Please give me your US ZIP CODE (or COUNTRY) before purchasing, I can weigh the unsealed package to determine a more accurate fee before you purchase. For Canada, include postal code.***

The INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING fee is NOT the actual fee. It is only a place holder to indicate that I ship worldwide. Please DO NOT PURCHASE before contacting me.

Be sure to check out my other ceramics in the section "pottery/collector plates."

To see unique, handcrafted art-to-wear jewelry inspired by my travels, go to my other Etsy shop - SandraDesigns.etsy.com
This sweet cobalt blue bud vase has a palanquin filled with pretty flowers (please excuse the glare and reflection in the photo.) This looks hand-painted with a lot of gold paint. There is no kiln stamp but I believe this is "Kutaniware" as it is very similar to some Kutani pieces I have.

Kutani ceramics are famous for colorful porcelain. The original kiln was started in the 1600s. There was a small sticker "MADE IN JAPAN" on the bottom which fell off when I was photographing it so I just taped it back on.

The vase measures just over 4" (10cm) tall. It is in very good vintage condition with no chips or cracks.

If you would like more than one ceramic piece, contact me for special prices and combined shipping.

Please read my shipping and shop policies before purchasing.

The shipping fee is only an estimate (depends on destination).

***Please give me your US ZIP CODE (or COUNTRY) before purchasing, I can weigh the unsealed package to determine a more accurate fee before you purchase. For Canada, include postal code.***

The INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING fee is NOT the actual fee. It is only a place holder to indicate that I ship worldwide. Please DO NOT PURCHASE before contacting me.

Be sure to check out my other ceramics in the section "pottery/collector plates."

To see unique, handcrafted art-to-wear jewelry inspired by my travels, go to my other Etsy shop - SandraDesigns.etsy.com

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(788)
Reviewed by Stacie Tamaki
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 22, 2018
I cannot get over how gorgeous this dish is! The footing is without a doubt the prettiest I've ever seen on any dish, Japanese or otherwise. Thank you so much Sandra. I love every purchase I've made with your shop! You offer wonderful products equaled only by your customer service.
RESERVED Japanese Arita-ware Porcelain Serving Plate, pine design, hand-painted with gold, purchased in Japan

Reviewed by Nilka Dunne
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 21, 2018
Thank you for the rush shipment ! They worked out great for school project!
Authentic Japanese Waraji - Old Straw Sandals, handmade, sz m, unused, to wear or display

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Returns and exchange details
As most of the items in this shop are vintage, I try to describe the condition thoroughly, with several photos, but you must remember that vintage items are usually not perfect. I feel I provide sufficient information and photos to help you make a final decision. Therefore there are no refunds unless you are very sure it has been misrepresented. In that case, a refund will be made minus the shipping fee, and a $5 restocking fee on items of $20+. You must return the item in the same condition as it was sent to you within 7 business days of receiving it. There will be no refunds on sale items. I only do exchanges in very special circumstances.

I try to wrap all items carefully but If an item is damaged, or lost, in the shipping to you, I cannot be responsible unless you have paid for insurance.

Shipping policies

I usually go to a US post office once a week (I am a bit disabled) or twice a week if I have a lot of orders. I will inform you the day I ship. I always ship through the USPS usually first class with a tracking number in the US, sometimes Priority Mail. Priority Mail includes a tracking number and $50 insurance, for US mail, but it's more expensive.

I try to estimate USPS fees but there are many variables (weight, size, distance, packing materials, etc.), and shipping costs have increased. If I overestimate the fee by more than $3, I will issue a partial refund. If I underestimate the fee, I will send you an invoice for the additional cost which I expect you to pay upon receipt. ***If you want to know a more accurate shipping estimate, send me your US zip code. I will weigh the prepared package first BEFORE you purchase the item and let you know.

If you want to buy several items, contact me first BEFORE purchasing for a combined shipping fee.

***INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING NOTICE*** US postal rates continue to increase especially for international mail. International Priority Mail is more expensive but it now includes insurance for the value of the purchase up to $200, and also tracking. First Class Mail is cheaper but without tracking or insurance. I CANNOT be responsible for late or lost shipments, or damaged goods unless you purchase INSURANCE for First Class Mail! Just let me know which method you prefer, and I will provide an estimate.

IMPORTANT: Before I can estimate the correct international first class mail shipping fee, I must know the destination country (for Canada also postal code) and weigh the prepared package. I will then notify you of the estimated fee. If you decide to purchase, then I will add your location and shipping fee to the listing.

5 Star Positive Reviews on items received is greatly appreciated! This is important to me and other buyers who like to know what to expect. To leave a review, go to "your account" upper right, scroll down to "purchases and reviews", find the order, click on the fifth star, and leave a comment or two.

Your order will be carefully packaged. I try to use recycled materials whenever possible when shipping orders.
I usually go to a US post office once a week (I am a bit disabled) or twice a week if I have a lot of orders. I will inform you the day I ship. I always ship through the USPS usually first class with a tracking number in the US, sometimes Priority Mail. Priority Mail includes a tracking number and $50 insurance, for US mail, but it's more expensive.

I try to estimate USPS fees but there are many variables (weight, size, distance, packing materials, etc.), and shipping costs have increased. If I overestimate the fee by more than $3, I will issue a partial refund. If I underestimate the fee, I will send you an invoice for the additional cost which I expect you to pay upon receipt. ***If you want to know a more accurate shipping estimate, send me your US zip code. I will weigh the prepared package first BEFORE you purchase the item and let you know.

If you want to buy several items, contact me first BEFORE purchasing for a combined shipping fee.

***INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING NOTICE*** US postal rates continue to increase especially for international mail. International Priority Mail is more expensive but it now includes insurance for the value of the purchase up to $200, and also tracking. First Class Mail is cheaper but without tracking or insurance. I CANNOT be responsible for late or lost shipments, or damaged goods unless you purchase INSURANCE for First Class Mail! Just let me know which method you prefer, and I will provide an estimate.

IMPORTANT: Before I can estimate the correct international first class mail shipping fee, I must know the destination country (for Canada also postal code) and weigh the prepared package. I will then notify you of the estimated fee. If you decide to purchase, then I will add your location and shipping fee to the listing.

5 Star Positive Reviews on items received is greatly appreciated! This is important to me and other buyers who like to know what to expect. To leave a review, go to "your account" upper right, scroll down to "purchases and reviews", find the order, click on the fifth star, and leave a comment or two.

Your order will be carefully packaged. I try to use recycled materials whenever possible when shipping orders.

Additional policies

As most of the items in this shop are vintage, I cannot do custom orders, wholesale pricing or consignment.

Japanese Kutani Small Cobalt Blue Ceramic Bud Vase, hand-painted in gold, flowers in a palanquin

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  • Vintage item
  • Material: ceramic
  • Feedback: 788 reviews
  • Favorited by: 7 people
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No returns or exchanges
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order. See return policy

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