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Saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    1750-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, iron-red enamel and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs A. Cameron

  • Museum number:

    C.50C-1909

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Saucer of porcelain, with decoration divided by wavy lines into shaped panels which are filled in alternately with flowering plants and sprays of bamboo.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

1750-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, iron-red enamel and gilt

Dimensions

Diameter: 11.1 cm

Descriptive line

Saucer, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, iron-red enamel and gilt; Japan, Arita kilns (Imari type), Edo period, 1750-1800

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Bamboo; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares

Collection

East Asia Collection

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