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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1514-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 6

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, saucer-shaped. Painted in two shades of green, red, yellow, manganese-purple and underglaze blue. In the middle a medallion of chrysanthemums and other flowers. On the rim, plum blossom, chrysanthemums etc. Under the rim, plum-blossom in red, blue and gold. Under the base five spur-marks.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.8 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, overglaze enamels and gilt; Japan, Arita kilns (Imari type), Edo period, 18th century

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Prunus blossoms; Chrysanthemum

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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