Meiji - Taisho
Hizen Imari Porcelain
1890 - 1920
Somenishiki Taka-mon Plate
1890 - 1920
9 1/2" diameter

This Imari plate is decorated with青海 波 seigaiha pattern in under glazed blue and hand painted in over
glazed gold, red and enamel color of green and light blue. The seigaiha pattern is a kind of repeated pattern
of ocean waves which looks like fish scale, marked to base, a kanji, tomi in double squares

Setoguchi Tomiemon family kiln, Nakadaru, Arita