An image of Vase with design of cocks, hens and chicks

SOGA Tokumaru

(Japan  – )

Hyôchien Company

(Japan  – )

Vase with design of cocks, hens and chicks

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
Dec 1878
Media
Ceramic
Medium
porcelain or white stoneware, enamel colours over clear glaze
Dimensions
34.0 x 19.0 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated base, in Japanese, red enamel [inscribed] ".... Meiji jû-ichi nen jû-ni gatsu Nihon Tokyo Hyôchien sei Soga Tokumaru ga [December 1878 made by Hyôchien Company of Tokyo, Japan and picture by Soga Tokumaru]" [and factory's mark].
Credit
Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at International Exhibition 1881
Accession number
2447