We purchased these from a Massachusetts estate. They obviously have been well cared for and kept in Excellent Condition. I would love to know the translation, but appreciate how the artist was able to use letters and symbols as an art form. I love the brushed gold in seemingly random places, but actually really enhancing the pieces.
Country of Origin: Japan.
Size: Larger 4 3/4" Tall (with lid) 2 1/2" Diameter; Smaller 4 12/16" (with lid) 2 1/4" Diameter.
Signed: On bottom of both pieces. (See Photo.)
Condition: Excellent. Near Pristine.
Circa: Early to mid 20th Century.
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