An image of Stork vase

Meiji export crafts

(Japan circa 1872 – circa 1910)

Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd

(Japan  – )

Stork vase

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
1870s
Media
Ceramic
Medium
stoneware, glazed and gilt
Dimensions
33.0 cm diam. of rim; 122.0 x 46.0 cm
Signature & date

Signed on base, in Japanese, gild, inscribed "Hizen Arita Fukagawa sei [made by Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd of Arita in Hizen Province]" [and company's mark]. Not dated.

Credit
Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at International Exhibition 1889
Accession number
2390.2