This is a beautiful and unusual antique Royal Worcester double ended bamboo vase. It is in the form of a curved section of bamboo with a bamboo handle and it is open on both ends. It is in a blush ivory glaze with hand painted floral decoration in browns, bronzes and golds. It has gilt trim on the handle, edges and around the bamboo leaf on the side. It dates to 1881.
It measures about 10 1/2 inches by 5 1/2 inches and it is in excellent condition with no chips cracks or other damage.