Shapes & Sizes
Plates
Bowls
Other Shapes
IMARI
Shapes & Sizes of The Plates
Designs
Sections
Henkeizara     An asymmetrical or figural shape plate
Kobangata
A shape of koban, a small gold coin
1840 - 1860  No.8
Kikkagata
A shape of a chrysanthemum flower
Sometsuke Ayu-mon Kikkagata Plate
1760 - 1790           No.115
Description by Shape
"Mokko" is a design of a family crest,
mokko-mon, which derives a meaning from a
shape of a bird nest with eggs. It suggests a
fertility and prosperity
Sometsuke Kiku-mon Plate
1860 - 1890     No.59