A small, Japanese antique, Japanese round porcelain bowl with flared lip and footed base. It is hand painted in cobalt blue, iron red and gilt glazes. The interior with floral reserves and the exterior with scalloped reserves with children teasing a dog. Imari. Known by antique Imari export collectors as Arita ware.
Late 19th century
Width 8.75 Depth 8.75 Height 5 inches
Note: wear to gilt throughout. Imperfection in the making under the glaze.