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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    first half 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain decorated in underglaze blue and enamels with gilding

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. G.A.S. Schneider

  • Museum number:

    C.7-1942

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 22, shelf 5

Physical description

Octagonal bowl with out-turned rim. Painted with bamboo and plants alternating with a formal foliate and floral device repeated; inside, a border of clouds, dragons and emblems.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

first half 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain decorated in underglaze blue and enamels with gilding

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm, Diameter: 11.4 cm

Descriptive line

Octagonal bowl, porcelain decorated in underglaze blue and enamels with gilding; Japan, Arita kilns (Kakiemon type), Edo period, first half 18th century

Labels and date

Octagonal bowl
Porcelain decorated in underglaze blue and enamels with gilding
Arita ware, Kakiemon style
JAPANESE; first half 18th century
Given by Lt.-Col K. Dingwall, DSO, through the National Art-Collections Fund
C.7-1942 [as at 2005]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Bamboo; Dragons; Cloud scrolls; Floral patterns; Emblems

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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