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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1725 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lieutenant-Colonel Kenneth Dingwall D.S.O. through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    C.737-1925

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Bowl of porcelain, square at the top with inverted corners with out-turned rim, on circular foot. Painted inside with prunus and other flowering trees, bamboos and rocks. On the rim, floral scrolls, outside, detached flowering sprays and birds.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

1700-1725 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Height: 8.3 cm, Diameter: 16.5 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt; Japan, Arita kilns (Kakiemon type), Edo period, 1700-1725

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Birds; Prunus tree; Rock; Floral patterns; Bamboo

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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