One vase has a shallow fingernail size flake to the rim. Damage is more to the under lip of rim and not visible when vase positions flaw to the rear.
Designs on the two vases are not identical but very similar in mirror reflection of poses. The item "Fine reflective pair Satsuma vase samurai geisha birds signed" is in sale since Tuesday, April 8, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Vases".
The seller is "merchvent" and is located in Simsbury, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.