An image of Octopus vase

Meiji export crafts

(Japan circa 1872 – circa 1910)

Octopus vase

Location
Lower Asian gallery
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
1870s
Media
Ceramic
Medium
stoneware, enamelled
Dimensions
31.0 x 22.0 cm :
a - vase, 31.2 x 22 x 15 cm
b - stand, 7.3 x 21 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at Sydney International Exhibition 1889
Accession number
2448.a-b