A 19th century antique Japanese sometsuke (blue underglaze) bowl hand painted with a scene of a man crossing a bridge with mountains in the background, with written characters to the side, which may be a poem. 8 3/4" across, 3 3/8" high. No damage; some minor manufacturing pits.
ANTIQUE JAPANESE HAND PAINTED SOMETSUKE SERVING BOWL BLUE AND WHITE listed in:
, Decorative Appointments