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Small China Dish with artwork depicting Long Billed Birds, Floral, Waterside and Distant Mountain Scene.

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kjdixo's items1 of 12Chezar oil & Sand paintingPifco All-In-One Radiometer - 1932 approx.
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    Posted 9 years ago

    kjdixo
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    Small China Dish with artwork depicting Long Billed Birds, Floral, Waterside and Distant Mountain Scene.
    I bought this today for £3.
    I think it is bone china as it is translucent when held up to the light and is very thin and quite 'hard sounding' when tapped.
    I'm not sure whether the mountain / volcano in the background is Mt. Fuji.
    The birds and flowers appear to be hand painted.
    It is octagonal - size 5 + 3/8" (135mm) across flats and weighs only 2.61 ounces (74 grams).
    I do not know its age, or where exactly it was manufactured and it looks undamaged to me.
    Enjoy.

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    1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 9 years ago
      BEAUTIFUL:)
    2. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      Thanks SEAN68.
      Yes it's great ... It was a very lucky find.
    3. SEAN68 SEAN68, 9 years ago
      Your very welcome kjdixo!
    4. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      Thanks ATTWOOD.
    5. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      Thanks aghcollect and Jono.
    6. aghcollect aghcollect, 9 years ago
      Very very pretty - it looks like the Suzuki Company mark, mid-1950's Japan.
    7. vetraio50 vetraio50, 9 years ago
      Nice plate made by the Suzuki Company.
      http://gotheborg.com/marks/index_jap_marks.htm
    8. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      Thanks aghcollect and vetraio50 for researching and finding out about this piece. I will read the information and then mark it as mystery solved.
    9. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      aghcollect, vetraio50
      Yes, it is definitely a piece from the Suzuki Company of Japan. I will tell my motorcycling friend that I bought a Suzuki at the weekend. Thanks for showing me the fascinating web page about Japanese Porcelain marks.
    10. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      Thanks Jono.
    11. toolate2 toolate2, 9 years ago
      Very nice! Thanks for sharing it...
    12. bobogal bobogal, 9 years ago
      Gorgeous!
    13. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      Thank you toolate2 and bobogal.
    14. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      Thanks filmnet.
    15. kjdixo kjdixo, 9 years ago
      Thanks tom61375
    16. tom61375, 9 years ago
      You're very welcome kjdixo! =)
    17. apostata apostata, 12 months ago
      actually it was quite an riddle because we have decide whether it was suzuki taisho or suzuki showa ,so you to compare all the taisho with the showa and the taisho pieces got more contrast and got more bourgundy nebula with small cells in the clouds with a sort of tiny blastula , so vetraio is right

      advice NEVER use Gotheborg, so many mistakes

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