Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl

This late Edo Period (ca 1800) Japanese Imari-Arita ware serving dish Is 13" diameter and 2 1/8"deep. It is hand painted in cobalt under clear glaze with a central spray of blossoms with hovering butterflies and a garland of foliage and blossoms on the wide rim. The octagonal shape has indentations at each point- typical of late 1700s Asian plates.

The underside of the bowl is painted with a bold border of tendrils.

Condition is excellent - no cracks, chips, scratches or repairs. There are pinholes in the glaze which are typical of Japanese Imari.

Item ID: Imari Sometsuke charger

Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl

Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl
Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl
Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl
Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl
Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl
Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl
Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl
Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl
Edo Period Imari Sometsuke Blue White Octagonal Porcelain Charger Bowl

This late Edo Period (ca 1800) Japanese Imari-Arita ware serving dish Is 13" diameter and 2 1/8"deep. It is hand painted in cobalt under clear glaze with a central spray of blossoms with hovering butterflies and a garland of foliage and blossoms on the wide rim. The octagonal shape has indentations at each point- typical of late 1700s Asian plates.

The underside of the bowl is painted with a bold border of tendrils.

Condition is excellent - no cracks, chips, scratches or repairs. There are pinholes in the glaze which are typical of Japanese Imari.

Item ID: Imari Sometsuke charger

$395 USD

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