Chinese or Japanese Mandarins?

by AAC

Mother's Dutch family lived in Sumatra in early 1900's. Have piece I think is very beautiful, but is cracked and damaged so know the value is only to me. Have searched but can't place piece as to what is represents. Is more a plate than a bowl. Appear to be all Mandarins in garden like setting.

Thank you for any help.

AAC

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Japanese plate
by: peter

This is Japanese. Many items made in Japan did also have Chinese motifs, but the painting is usually different. Cannot help with age, I'm afraid.

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