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Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Japan (made)

  • Date:

    early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by David and Annela King

  • Museum number:

    FE.20-1981

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 22, shelf 6

Physical description

Porcelain jug. Decoration: Dragon with four claws pursuing a flaming pearl among stylised clouds, with petal panel above the foot.

Place of Origin

Japan (made)

Date

early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

Impressed sealmark 'Kashimoto' under glaze on base.

Dimensions

Depth: 11.5 cm, Height: 5.5 cm, Width: 8.0 cm

Descriptive line

Cream jug, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, Japan, early 20th century.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Dragons

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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