"hi it looks japanese - similar to the cherry blossom shape - made for export and i think search using the words moriage geisha vintage - i have a similar pair came with an ashtray (guestimate 1950's or later) hard to tell there were amny…"
"I cannot decipher the signature but I can tell you that the logo shown on the first figurine is not a maker's mark but rather the precise style is a registered trademark of the English importer Febland. They may be able to assist you.
"hi sent to a friend she is clued up on frames - me personally think its a frame not a flue - but hey i am not an expert here i still learn more every day ,i do see clips to gold the porcelain piece in place - i do think it has some value but there…"
"Kathy, how did you read that signature? I have been going through pages and pages of eBay Capodimonte listings and have not seen the same signature :(
I am hoping that someone here, maybe Italian can read it for me..."