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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750-1825 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Museum number:

    585-1875

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 1

Physical description

Plate of porcelain, the centre painted with blue floral ornament and the hollow with dragons and trees in colour and gold.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

ca. 1750-1825 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'Dai Ming Seika nen sei' in blue on base
The Chinese mark of the Chenghua period (1465-88)

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.2 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt; Japan, Arita kilns (Imari type), Edo period, ca. 1750-1825

Labels and date

Plate
Porcelain decorated in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt
Mark Dai Mihg Seika nen sei on base
Arita ware (Imari type)
JAPANESE; c.1750-1825
585-1875 [As at 2005]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Trees; Floral patterns; Dragons

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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