Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis: a Japanese silver and enamel large bowl, Miyanoti Katsu, Tokyo, dated 1904
the double-walled bowl applied with silver and enameled wisteria, irises, and swimming ducks on matted ground, engraved on base "Purchased by William Rhinelander Stewart from the Japanese Exhibit at the St. Louis Exposition June 20th 1904. Made by Miyanoti Katsu of Tokyo"
marked on base with turtle in triangle, side of bowl engraved with signature
diameter 15 in.
138 oz 10 dwt