Chocolate pot

Historical period(s)
Meiji era, ca. 1904
Porcelain with clear glaze and overglaze enamels
Satsuma-style ware
H x W x D: 24.6 x 17.3 x 11.3 cm (9 11/16 x 6 13/16 x 4 7/16 in)
Japan, Yokohama
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Lucile Seaman Lamey in memory of her parents, Professor and Mrs. A.E. Seaman
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Chocolate pot

enamel, flower, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), porcelain, Satsuma ware, WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Jess Righthand. A Brief History of the Chocolate Pot: How humans have consumed chocolate sheds lights on its significance to cultures and eras. Washington, February 13, 2015. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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