Bowl is 10 inches diameter x 3-3/4 inches high. Lid is 10-1/2 inches diameter x 2-3/4 inches high. Ships in a rustic wooden box with Japanese lettering.
This Imari serving dish with lid sings in the colors of red, blue, green, and brown. The lively pattern mixes quatrefoils and abstracts in organic shapes that suggest botanical inspiration. This piece would be a smashing addition to a well-set table, or would make an eye-catching decorative statement.
Imari ware is a type of Arita ware traditionally made in the town of Arita, in the former Hizen Province, northwestern Kyushu. They were exported to Europe extensively from the port of Imari, Saga, between the second half of the 17th century and the first half of the 18th century. The name therefore derives from the port of export. Imari ware has been continuously produced up through the present day.
This set includes three nesting bowls: a 7-1/4 inch small bowl, an 8-1/2 inch medium bowl,and a 9-1/2 inch large bowl. These beautiful serving bowls feature a robust palette of...