teapot

manufacturer: Arita porcelain factories

circa 1680-1700
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Description
teapot, of decagonally-lobed form with a budding flower knop decorated with prunus growing from rocks and cloud scrolls on both body and lid, a ruyi border around the shoulder, karakusa scrolls on the spout and handle,
Maker and role
manufacturer: Arita porcelain factories
Production place
Arita, Arita prefecture, Japan
Production date
circa 1680-1700
Media description
porcelain
Measurements
.1 teapot 70 x 150 x 90
.2 lid 24 x 70 x 60
overall 90 x 150 x 90 mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by the Nina Stanton 18th Century Porcelain Bequest, 2016
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A1375

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