Hizen ware dish in Imari style

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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze, enamels over glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W: 7.7 x 55.5 cm (3 1/16 x 21 7/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Large dish with uneven surface.
    Clay: white porcelain;
    Glaze: transparent, slightly bluish;
    Decoration: in deep, thick underglaze blue and overglaze enamel colors and gold; flower basket in center.
  • Origin

    Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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