THE BOWL HAS INTRICATE GILT ACCENTS THROUGHOUT AND GILDED UPPER RIM WITH WIDE SCALLOPED EDGE. MEASURES 3 5/8" HIGH AND 8 5/8" IN DIAMETER. THE CONDITION IS EXCELLENT WITH NO CHIPS, CRACKS OR REPAIRS.
SATSUMA POTTERY IS A YELLOWISH EARTHENWARE USUALLY DECORATED WITH DETAILED JAPANESE FIGURES WITH EXPRESSIVE FACIAL FEATURES, LANDSCAPES AND OFTEN FURTHER EMBELLISHED WITH DRAGONS IN RELIEF. THIS WARE WAS GENERALLY CREATED FOR THE EXPORT MARKET OF THE MID 19th CENTURY TO CATER TO WESTERN MARKETS.Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! ANTIQUE JAPANESE SATSUMA POTTERY BOWL, MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)" is in sale since Sunday, March 9, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Bowls". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.