Subject:Re: Antique Chinese Blue & White Cup Need Character Translation
Posted By: I. Nagy Wed, Oct 04, 2017
Judging from the marking and inscription the
cup should be Japanese made.
The blue marking reads,
Under this name I could not find any pottery or
porcelain maker in Japan.
The black inscription reads,
近江屋商店 Oumiya Shouten (Store(s))
Throughout the country there are a few dozens of stores and shops with this name selling different types of commodities, including
We also can not rule out the possibility of
being Korean made.