Incense burner - Arita - Porcelain - Koimari 古伊万里 pattern on Arita ware 有田焼 made in Kisen gama 其泉窯 - With mark 'Nichi hi Kisen Showa nen' 日肥其泉昭和年 (Made in Showa at the Kisen kiln, in Hizen, Japan) - Japan - Mid 20th century

Description
Incense burner - Arita - Porcelain - Koimari 古伊万里 pattern on Arita ware 有田焼 made in Kisen gama 其泉窯 - With mark 'Nichi hi Kisen Showa nen' 日肥其泉昭和年 (Made in Showa at the Kisen kiln, in Hizen, Japan) - Japan - Mid 20th century
Very good condition, see description - 8.3×8.3×10.6 cm

Incense burner - Arita - Porcelain - Koimari 古伊万里 pattern on Arita ware 有田焼 made in Kisen gama 其泉窯 - With mark 'Nichi hi Kisen Showa nen' 日肥其泉昭和年 (Made in Showa at the Kisen kiln, in Hizen, Japan) - Japan - Mid 20th century

Originally, Arita ware was used by the Saga feudal lord, or was offered to generals. It was exported to Europe in the middle of the 17th century and was called "IMARI"(伊万里) by royal nobles and was loved. "Arita ware = luxury goods" method of making Arita ware was a so-called secret technique. Arita porcelain is also designated as a national traditional craft.

It is traditional auspicious pattern called arabesque pattern. This pattern symbolizes "longevity, prosperity, development, and permanence" from the appearance of the ivy growing robustly.

It is with a lid that puts incense inside. Good condition.
approximately 8.3 cm wide/ 10.6 cm high.
An inscription on the bottom of the ceramic tube.

Lot details
Object
Incense burner
Technique
Old Imari Brocade Gold orchid Porcelain 古伊万里金襴
Material
Porcelain
Period
Mid 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Brand:Showa in Nihi
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
Koimari 古伊万里 pattern on Arita ware 有田焼 made in Kisen gama 其泉窯
Decor/ ware
Arita
Title of artwork
With mark 'Nichi hi Kisen Showa nen' 日肥其泉昭和年 (Made in Showa at the Kisen kiln, in Hizen, Japan)
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
8.3×8.3×10.6 cm
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