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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels

  • Museum number:

    C.7-1928

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Bowl of porcelain, nearly hemispherical with short cylindrical foot. Painted in underglaze blue, and enamel red, turquoise-green and yellow with rock, "banded hedge", flowering plum-tree and bamboo.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

1700-1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels

Marks and inscriptions

'kin' in seal character
gold

Dimensions

Height: 6.4 cm, Diameter: 10.8 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels; Japan, Arita kilns (Kakiemon type), Edo period, 1700-1750

Labels and date

Bowl
Porcelain decorated in underglaze blue and enamels
Arita ware, Kakiemon style
JAPANESE; first half 18th century
C.7-1928 [as at 2005]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Plum tree; Rock; Hedges; Bamboo

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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