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Title

Tea jar with design of dragon and phoenix in clouds

1870s


Artist

Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd

Japan


Details


Other Title

Covered jar


Place where the work was made

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 International Exhibition 1879


Location

Not on display


Accession number

2457.a-b


Artist information

Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Japan