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Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 96295
Experience:  Antiques dealer for 12+ years and collector for 30+ years specializing in American and European porcelain, glass, art, furniture, coins, watches, sterling silver, pocket watches, and jewelry.
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My father has a China/Japanese small vase, which we are not

Customer Question

Hi Pearl, my father has a China/Japanese small vase, which we are not sure about, which we would like to know if its worth insuring etc
JA: The Antiques Appraiser can help. You can also send photos once I've connected you. Are there any unique markings or symbols on the vase?
Customer: yes marking which are on photos.n
JA: Do you know how old the vase is? What condition is it in?
Customer: good condition no idea of age, as inherited so at least 100 years old
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: dont think so - size around 4 inchs high
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 18 days ago.


My screen name isCustomer

UPLOAD pictures of the item (front and any writing you find)

If you are on a computer, please use the blue document symbol or paper clip symbol
by the SEND to browse your device for a photo.

On the mobile phone or app, upload in this chat.

Best Regards,

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
File attached (VV63L1M)
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
HiCustomerI hope these help
Expert:  Rarewares replied 18 days ago.

I am having trouble understanding this piece. Please place it on a piece of white paper on a table and phot it that way.

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Don’t worry, prob easier if I take it to Cheffins the Cambridge antique specialist so they can physically see it - thanks.
Expert:  Rarewares replied 18 days ago.