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Wine pot

Wine pot

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with decoration moulded in relief, painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    C.301&LID-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 2 []

Physical description

Wine pot with lid of porcelain, in the form of a bag with decoration painted in overglaze enamels and gilt. Moulded in relief with figures round the sides, ribbon round the neck; arched handle and jutting spout. Lid with gilt knob in the form of a mouse.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with decoration moulded in relief, painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Height: 12.4 cm, Width: 14.6 cm

Descriptive line

Wine pot with lid, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt; Japan, Arita kilns (Imari type), Edo period, early 19th century

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt; Relief

Subjects depicted

Mouses; Figures

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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