All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1312983 (stock #E6)
A fine contempory Arita dish acquired in Japan in 1980.The beginning of Arita took place during Hideyoshi Toyotomi’s Imjin War in Korea. The fruitless 7 years of battle was brought to a close with Toyotomi’s death. During this time, many of the feudal lords, or daimyo, returned home from the Korean Peninsula bringing potters with them. Naoshige Nabeshima of the Nabeshima clan in Saga Prefecture was no exception...