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MEDIUM Porcelain with green and cobalt underglaze and overglaze enamel decoration
  • Place Made: Japan
  • DATES 18th century or later
    PERIOD Edo Period
    DIMENSIONS 2 3/16 x 8 1/8 in. (5.5 x 20.6 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Museum Collection Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Nabeshima ware bowl White porcelain bowl with underglaze blue (in two tones), celadon green and overglaze enamel red and yellow decoration. The outside is decorated with three "treasures" patterns and a comb design on foot rim in underglaze blue. The interior is decorated with waves in white and overglaze red, underglaze blue bamboo and yellow "fireflies" on a blue ground. The rim is celadon. Nabeshima Ware, made at the Okawachi Factory in Arita Province under the direction of the Lord of Saga. Condition: Perfect.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Bowl, 18th century or later. Porcelain with green and cobalt underglaze and overglaze enamel decoration, 2 3/16 x 8 1/8 in. (5.5 x 20.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 60.202. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 60.202_SL1.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 60.202_SL1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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