Old Geisha ware rice or salad set embossed & moriage
for item safn-3409
Beautiful old Geisha ware salad or rice bowl set, with scalloped edge and reddish orange trim. Edges and sides also has relief pattern in the mold. Four Geisha girl beside a river with mums in the foreground. Scenic background with temples or houses, cherry trees in blossom, the mountains and a bridge. All of the blossoms on the cherry trees have a moriage effect, (raised white dots of porcelain) to appear 3d for the blossoms. Four ladies in the scene. One has an open gold fan, and the others are walking, and one pointing. Made in Japan, but no markings.Red orange trim with some gold highlights. Outside of bowl is mostly white with three large sprays of mums. No chips or cracks on any of the pieces. Large bowl measures 8 3/4" wide and is 2 1/4" deep. The 6 matching rice or salad bowls are 5" diameter and 1" deep.