Five Arita-ware cloisonné dishes. The dishes are long and narrow with dark blue Japanese maple or bamboo leaves against a light blue background that has ripples. The ripples are meant to resemble leaves floating in water. The edges of the dishes are brown and the bottom of the dishes have a hatched pattern with three feet.
24 cm x 8.7 cm x 2.1 cm
Mike Mansfield Collection, Mss 65, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana.
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
Image credit: Mark Fritch, University of Montana
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