19th Century Fine Japanese Hand-Painted Satsuma Ware Teacup and Saucer. Antique Japanese Satsuma ware teacup and saucer vividly painted with a group of Arhats (Luohan, Buddhist disciples) together in front of a temple with dragon motifs, rich gold and other enamels on off-white glaze. Dragon handle on the teacup. Both pieces bear a Shimazu clan mark (a circle with a cross inside).
Both pieces are in excellent condition with minor surface wear commensurate with age and use. Plate measures 5 1/4 inches in diameter. Cup measures 4 3/4 inches from handle to rim. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Glasses & Cups". The seller is "apogee-perigee" and is located in this country: US.
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