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Title

Octopus vase

1870s


Artist

Meiji export ware

Japan

circa 1872 - circa 1910


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1870s


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

stoneware, enamelled


Dimensions

31.0 x 22.0 cm :

a - vase, 31.2 x 22 x 15 cm

b - stand, 7.3 x 21 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at the Sydney International Exhibition 1879. Accessioned 1889


Accession number

2448.a-b


Artist information

Meiji export ware

Works in the collection

24


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history