A KAKIEMON DISH, EDO PERIOD, MID-LATE 17TH CENTURY
the circular dish with broad rim decorated in vivid blue, green, yellow and black enamels with a central roundel in Kraak style depicting a vase of peonies, the border with plum blossom, bamboo and rockwork
39.5 cm., 15⅜ in. diam.
- A crack running from the rim across the dish with a smaller related crack.
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