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An image of Ginger jar with design of butterflies and flowers by Meiji export crafts
Alternate image of Ginger jar with design of butterflies and flowers by Meiji export crafts

Meiji export crafts

(Japan circa 1872 – circa 1910)

Title
Ginger jar with design of butterflies and flowers
Other titles:
Vase with cover
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
cloisonné on porcelain
Dimensions

30.2 x 22.5 cm:

a - jar; 27.4 x 22.5 cm

b - cover; 3.8 x 12.4 cm

Signature & date
Signed base, in Japanese, inscribed "Nihon/ Sô/ kôjin/ Chû [Japan/ workshop's mark and artist's mark]". Not dated.
Credit
Acquisition details unknown
Accession number
2463.a-b
Location
Not on display