Modern & Contemporary Japanese Wares Online Auction

February 02, 2017


Lot 3

A Set of Ten Imari Dishes

A Set of Ten Imari Dishes
Lot 3 Details
A Set of Ten Imari Dishes

Consisting of five oval dishes and five round dishes depicting stylized shochikubai (three friends of winter) motif, oval dishes with Fuki Chosun (富貴長春) mark to base
largest diameter 6.3" — 16 cm.

Estimate $100-$300

Realised: $84
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


one oval dish with minor loss to rim (1cm), a second oval dish with a hairline crack to the rim (4cm), minor firing flaws and losses to enamel


About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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