An image of Tea jar decorated with flowers

Meiji export crafts

(Japan circa 1872 – circa 1910)

Tea jar decorated with flowers

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
19th century
Media
Ceramic
Medium
cloisonné on porcelain
Dimensions
18.4 x 11.5 cm :
a - jar, 17 x 11.5 cm
b - lid, 2.4 x 7 cm
Signature & date

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

Credit
Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at International Exhibition 1889
Accession number
2466.a-b