Japanese, 20th century. A set of four porcelain scalloped shallow bowls with phoenix motif. Character marked on underside. Approx. h. 1.75", diam. 6.125. Provenance: From the Estate of Mr. Cecil S. Whitehead, Jr., Atlanta, Georgia.
Minor firing imperfections. A few stable cracks underglaze. Gilt loss. Flea bite to top and bottom rim. Possible restoration to both pieces.