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Bottle

Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1700-1725 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Museum number:

    332-1877

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case O, shelf 3

Physical description

Square bottle of porcelain, painted with butterflies and floral designs in overglaze enamels and gilt.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

ca. 1700-1725 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Height: 18.1 cm, Width: 9.8 cm

Descriptive line

Square bottle of porcelain, painted with butterflies and floral designs in overglaze enamels and gilt; Japan, Arita kilns, Edo period, ca. 1700-1725

Labels and date

BOTTLE
Porcelain with clear glaze and decoration in overglaze enamels and gilt
Arita ware
JAPANESE; c.1700-1725
332-1877 [As at 2005]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed; Gilt; Painted

Subjects depicted

Butterflies; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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