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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    late 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Museum number:

    1577-1876

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 20, shelf 4

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, thick, with angular rim, painted with dark blue flowers and scrolls on blue and white grounds.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

late 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.9 cm

Object history note

IRAN

From the RICHARD collection.

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain painted in underglaze blue; Japan, Arita kilns, Edo period, late 17th century

Labels and date

Dish
Porcelain, in chysanthemum shape, decorated in underglaze blue
Commendation mark within square on base
JAPANESE (Arita kilns, Imari type)
About 1700
1577-1876 [As at 2005]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Scrollwork; Floral patterns

Categories

China in Persia; Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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