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An image of Tea jar decorated with flowers by Meiji export crafts
Alternate image of Tea jar decorated with flowers by Meiji export crafts

Meiji export crafts

(Japan circa 1872 – circa 1910)

Title
Tea jar decorated with flowers
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
cloisonné on porcelain
Dimensions

18.4 x 11.5 cm:

a - jar; 17 x 11.5 cm

b - lid; 2.4 x 7 cm

Signature & date
Signed base, in Japanese, inscribed "Nihon Sô kôjin Chû [Japan/ workshop's mark and artist's mark]". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at International Exhibition 1881
Accession number
2466.a-b
Location
Not on display