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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Tea Bowl and Saucer

ca. 1728-1731 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Tea bowl and saucer of porcelain painted in Kakiemon style on a white ground with prunus and chrysanthemum branches issuing from banded hedges, and with brown-edged rims.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Tea Bowl
  • Saucer
Materials and techniques
Porcelain painted in Kakiemon style
Brief description
Tea bowl and saucer of porcelain painted in Kakiemon style on a white ground, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1728-1731.
Physical description
Tea bowl and saucer of porcelain painted in Kakiemon style on a white ground with prunus and chrysanthemum branches issuing from banded hedges, and with brown-edged rims.
Marks and inscriptions
Crossed swords (In blue enamel)
Credit line
From the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection. Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to the V&A, 2006
Object history
Formerly in the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection, and the Japanese Palace, Dresden.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.42:1, 2-2006

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Record createdApril 22, 2009
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