This is a vintage Ryukyu Laquerware (formerly Bembo) set of 5 red laquer plates. MIB condition The plates are 5 1/4 inches in diameter. Ryukyu laquerware is considered some of the finest in Japan.
The hibiscus is the flower and symbol of Okinawa. Its hard to see how pretty this lacquerware is with the glare from the camera, the color is a bright red. Original box with original brochures. Please do not submit low ball offers as they will be immdiately declined. They waste my time and yours.Feel there is less damage, the faster it gets delivered. I have the right to refuse any location.
The item "Vintage Bembo Ryukyu Lacquerware Okinawa Japan hibiscus plate set MIB" is in sale since Friday, October 19, 2012. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Japanese\Bowls & Plates".
The seller is "maneki-neko-nook" and is located in North Jackson, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States.