An image of Tea jar with design of dragon and pheonix in clouds

Fukagawa Porcelain Manufacturing Co., Ltd

(Japan  – )

Tea jar with design of dragon and pheonix in clouds

Other titles:
Covered jar
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
19th century
Media
Ceramic
Medium
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
Accession number
2457.a-b