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Bowl and lid

Bowl and lid

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1865 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Museum number:

    824&LID-1869

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 19, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Bowl and lid of porcelain, painted in enamel colours and gilt with birds and flowers on white ground.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

ca. 1865 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

Mark: 'Chozan sei' on base

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm, Diameter: 9.5 cm

Object history note

Purchased from the Paris 1867 Exhibition.

Descriptive line

Bowl and lid, porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt; Japan, Arita kilns, Edo period, ca. 1865

Labels and date

BOWL AND COVER
Porcelain painted in enamels and gilt, with pheasants and flowers Mark: Chozan sei
JAPANESE; c.1865
Shown at the Paris Exhibition of 1867 824-1869 [As at 2005]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Birds; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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