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  • Museum Accession No.: EA1981.44
  • Object type: Dish
  • Kiln/Location: Arita
  • Historical Period/Date: Edo, Late 17th/ early 18th century
  • Material: Porcelain
  • Dimensions:
  • Provenance: H.A. Daendels; Japan
  • Description: Shoki-Imari dish of irregular oval shape with a tall foot, moulded and with decoration in underglaze blue, & with cranes in reverse against a blue ground. Arita, so called Matsugatani style. Exhibited Leeuwarden
  • Photo. Ref.: RF 483 (13)
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