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Bottle with stopper

Bottle with stopper

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze red enamel and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1516&A-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case O, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Bottle with stopper, square with short neck. Painted in iron-red enamel and underglaze blue with flowers against a background of cell diaper slightly inset. Borders of chrysanthemums and other flowers. Flat base.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze red enamel and gilt

Dimensions

Height: 24.8 cm

Descriptive line

Bottle with stopper, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze red enamel and gilt; Japan, Arita kilns (Imari type), Edo period, 18th century

Labels and date

Sake Bottle
Porcelain with decoration in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilding on an inset cell diaper ground
JAPANESE (Arita kilns, Imari type)
About 1700
C.1516-1910
Salting Bequest [as at 2005]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Chrysanthemum; Flowers; Diaper-work

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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