BEAUTIFUL JAPANESE IMARI / ARITA SERVING CHARGER / PLATE. LATE 19TH / EARLY 20TH CENTURY. About 12 1/4″ diameter x 2″ deep. Gorgeous Japanese Arita / Imari charger. Brilliantly colored panels of flowers in red, blue, orange, gold, yellow and green. Arita and Imari are two towns in western Saga Prefecture that are known for their pottery. They were the first place in Japan where porcelain was produced about 400 years ago after kaolin – the mineral essential to making porcelain – had been found at a local mountain and craftsmen with the necessary skills had been brought from Korea into the country. No chips, dings, cracks or crazing. Rings nicely when tapped. A WONDERFUL JAPANESE SERVING CHARGER IN MINT CONDITION. The item “Antique Japanese Arita Imari charger Meiji period hand painted 19th / 20th c” is in sale since Friday, May 28, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Plates”. The seller is “allenpeach” and is located in Tenants Harbor, Maine. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Porcelain & Pottery
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Color: Multi-Color