A fine set of five Nabeshima blue and white dishes
Edo Period, first half of 18th century
Each of circular form with everted rim, painted in underglaze-blue with a band of scrolling kiku-heads amongst karakusa, the underside painted with three groups of shippo-tsunagi (tied cash), supported on a high foot painted with a combed design. 20.3cm (8in) diam. (5).