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An image of Stork vase by Meiji export crafts, Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd

Meiji export crafts

(Japan circa 1872 – circa 1910)

Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd

(Japan  – )

Title
Stork vase
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
1870s
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
stoneware, glazed and gilt
Dimensions

33.0 cm diam. of rim; 122.0 x 46.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed on base, in Japanese, gild, inscribed "Hizen Arita Fukagawa sei [made by Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd of Arita in Hizen Province]" [and company's mark]. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at International Exhibition 1881
Accession number
2390.1
Location
Not on display