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An image of Vase with design of cocks, hens and chicks by SOGA Tokumaru, Hyôchien Company

SOGA Tokumaru

(Japan  – )

Hyôchien Company

(Japan  – )

Title
Vase with design of cocks, hens and chicks
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
Dec 1878
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
porcelain or white stoneware, enamel colours over clear glaze
Dimensions

34.0 x 19.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated base, in Japanese, red enamel [inscribed] ".... Meiji jû-ichi nen jû-ni gatsu Nihon Tokyo Hyôchien sei Soga Tokumaru ga [December 1878 made by Hyôchien Company of Tokyo, Japan and picture by Soga Tokumaru]" [and factory's mark].
Credit
Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at International Exhibition 1881
Accession number
2447
Location
Not on display