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Bowl, Tea, Lid, F41.43

Physical Description

Fine-glazed porcelain lidded tea bowl with two handles and handle on lid. Lid decoration features diaper around rim in black, red, brown, blue and gilt featuring autumn leaves, and 12 hand-painted small birds circling the handle. Bowl decoration features rim diaper and painted landscape featuring sea, fishing boats, lush shoreline with fishing huts, and Mt Fuji in the background.

Research Notes

From Japan —Professor Kelun Chen
Fine-glazed porcelain lidded tea bowl with two handles and handle on lid. Lid decoration features diaper around rim in black, red, brown, blue and gilt featuring autumn leaves, and 12 hand-painted small birds circling the handle. Bowl decoration features rim diaper and painted landscape featuring sea, fishing boats, lush shoreline with fishing huts, and Mt Fuji in the background. —Jonathan Wicken
Cup —Professor Kelun Chen
From Japan

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Tea bowl): 51 x 117 x 93mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Lid): 28 x 84 x 84mm

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