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A Translation Please

Clive Nadin

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I have Inherited a Fruit bowl from my grandfather who most likely bought it in Japan in 1952
can anyone tell me what the Mark on the bottom means please
 

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It's a seal script. Probably the name of the manufacturer or of a location. Couldn't decipher the first character (although it may be 谷). The second character is 本. If my guess is correct than, it'll be 谷本 (Tanimoto).
 
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