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Title

Large 'sake' bottle

20th century

Artists

Kimura Takaaki

Japan

1943 –

Bizen ware

Japan

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  • Details

    Other Titles
    Jar
    Vase
    Alternative title
    Bizen Ô-tokkuri
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
    Date
    20th century
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    stoneware
    Dimensions
    36.0 x 26.5 cm
    Signature & date

    Signed on lid [NWA box], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Takaaki zô [made by Takaaki]" [and artist's seal stamped]. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of Sir James Plimsoll 1982
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    177.1982
    Artist information
    Kimura Takaaki

    Works in the collection

    1

    Artist information
    Bizen ware

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    Where the work was made

    Japan

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