An image of Ginger jar with design of butterflies and flowers

Meiji export crafts

(Japan circa 1872 – circa 1910)

Ginger jar with design of butterflies and flowers

Other titles:
Vase with cover
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
19th century
Media
Ceramic
Medium
cloisonné on porcelain
Dimensions
30.2 x 22.5 cm :
a - jar; 27.4 x 22.5 cm
b - cover; 3.8 x 12.4 cm
Signature & date

Signed base, in Japanese, inscribed "Nihon/ Sô/ kôjin/ Chû [Japan/ workshop's mark and artist's mark]". Not dated.

Credit
Acquisition details unknown
Accession number
2463.a-b