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Title

Tea jar with design of dragon and phoenix in clouds

1870s

Artist

  • Details

    Other Title
    Covered jar
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
    Date
    1870s
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    porcelain
    Dimensions
    10.0 cm diam. of mouth; 27.0 x 15.5 cm :

    a - jar, 20.9 x 15.5 cm

    b - lid, 7 x 9.5 cm

    Signature & date

    Signed base, in Japanese, inscribed "Fukagawa sei [made by Fukagawa]" [and company's mark]. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at the Sydney International Exhibition 1879. Accessioned 1889.
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    2457.a-b
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

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