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  • Museum Accession No.: EA1964.175
  • Catalogue No.: 223
  • Object type: Saucer dish
  • Kiln/Location: Kakiemon, Arita
  • Period/Date: c. 1700
  • Dimensions: H. 3.4 cm, D. 15.0 cm
  • Provenance: Lady Cash Bequest
  • Description: Fluted saucer dish. Thirty-one flutes, curving sides. Red, yellow, pink, turquoise, blue and black enamels with gold. On right, black and green-banded hedges from which grows arching bamboo. Below, a tiger, and on opposite side, a butterfly.
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