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  • Museum Accession No.: EA1989.11
  • Object type: Bottle
  • Kiln/Location: Arita
  • Historical Period/Date: Edo, c. 1630-1640
  • Material: Porcelain
  • Dimensions: H. 16.8cm
  • Provenance:
  • Description: Bottle. Blue & white, with almost straight facetted sides & short trumpet neck above sloped shoulder. Each facet painted with many Fuku characters. Old gold lacquer repair. Shoki-Imari, probably from Tenjinmori kiln. One chip in the footrim. Rim mended with gold .
  • Photo. Ref.: RF601(14) RF 519 (35)
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