Superb Antique Japanese Gyokuzan Satsuma 7 Pieces Sweet Meat Set Meiji Period. The octagonal central dish portrays Benzaiten (Benten-sama), goddess of knowledge, art and beauty, especially music is surrounded by six fan shaped dishes decorated with. Hotei, the fat and happy god of abundance and good health.
Fukurokuju, god of happiness, wealth and longevity. Daikokuten (Daikoku), god of wealth, commerce and trade. Ebisu, god of fishers or merchants, often depicted carrying a sea bream. Each of the dishes is hand signed on the underside with Japanese two-character marks, one painted in red and second one hand incised into ceramic prior to the process of firing. The center dish has the gold painted Gyokuzan, mark on red and the other mark painted in red.
All pieces puzzle together to fit on a footed, black lacquered wooden stand. CONDITION: in good condition with no damage or repair. MEASUREMENTS: Diameter of the wooden stand in approximately: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in). Diameter of the ceramic set in approximately: 24.7cm (9 3/4 in).
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Plates". The seller is "eclecticmuseum" and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.