Chocolate pot

Historical period(s)
Meiji era, ca. 1904
Medium
Porcelain with clear glaze and overglaze enamels
Style
Satsuma-style ware
Dimensions
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)
Geography
Japan, Yokohama
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Lucile Seaman Lamey in memory of her parents, Professor and Mrs. A.E. Seaman
Accession Number
F1997.7a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Chocolate pot

Keywords
enamel, flower, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), porcelain, Satsuma ware, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. Lucille Seaman Lamey

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, D.C., February 13, 2015. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum