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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Yokohama (made)

  • Date:

    1900-10 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Miyagawa Kozan, born 1842 - died 1916 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with copper-red <i>flambé</i> glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lieutenant-Colonel Kenneth Dingwall DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    C.228-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 145, case 15, shelf 3

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, covered with a copper-red flambé glaze flecked with green. Inverted pear-shaped body, short narrow neck with recurved mouth.

Place of Origin

Yokohama (made)

Date

1900-10 (made)

Artist/maker

Miyagawa Kozan, born 1842 - died 1916 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with copper-red flambé glaze

Marks and inscriptions

'Makuzu'
Maker's mark impressed on base

'5' and two dots, in blue

Dimensions

Height: 8.3 cm, Diameter: 7.6 cm

Object history note

Purchased by the donor at the Japan-British Exhibition for 15s.

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain with copper-red flambé glaze; made by Miyagawa Kozan, Yokohama, Japan, Meiji period, 1900-10

Labels and date

Porcelain jar with flammêe glaze
Japan, Yokohama, 1900-10
made by Miyagawa Kozan
Museum no. C.228-1910. Given by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall DSO through The Art Fund []

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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