A gourd shaped studio porcelain vase, signed Seifu '清風'
Meiji period, circa 1890 AD, Japan
Height: 17cm, 6.7inches
The vase carved into the porcelain with a design of chrysanthemums and scrolling leaves, glazed a subtle pale yellow. The gourd shaped form terminating in a short neck and small circular mouth, standing on an unglazed circular foot ring, the base carved with the signature of Seifu '清風' and glazed white.