Pair of Japanese Imari vases, octagonal gourd shape with moulded & painted chrysanthemum, 18th c.
Pair of Japanese Imari vases,of octagonal double-gourd shape with elegant tall neck, moulded with chrysanthemum flowerheads, richly decorated in underglaze blue,iron red, green, and gold with plants reaching towards the rim, a golden band tying them together at the waist.
Edo period, 18th century
17cm high, aprox. 7cm wide
One with cracks to body, the other good, very minor wear