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Wine pot

Wine pot

  • Place of origin:

    Japan (made)

  • Date:

    early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given from the Bloxam Collection

  • Museum number:

    C.130&A-1928

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wine-pot in the form of a phoenix. Decoration: Phoenix

Place of Origin

Japan (made)

Date

early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

Dimensions

Height: 14.6 cm, Width: 14.3 cm

Object history note

Notes on significance: Acquired as Chinese, period of Wanli; deemed 'modern..perhaps Japanese' by John Ayers

Descriptive line

Wine-pot and lid in the form of a phoenix, Japan, early 20th century

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Phoenix birds

Categories

20thC_load; Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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