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  • Museum Accession No.: EA1966.163
  • Catalogue No.: 168
  • Object type: Dish
  • Kiln/Location: Kakiemon, Arita
  • Period/Date: c. 1700
  • Dimensions: D. 21.9 cm
  • Provenance: Gift of Dr A. B. Emden to mark the Keepership of Peter Swann
  • Description: Shallow dish. Underglaze blue and Kakiemon palette with gold. Central landscape in underglaze blue with two boats near island in river, two people crossing bridge, distant huts in mountains surrounded by double underglaze blue circle. In border, enamel peony, camellia and fruiting pomegranate in underglaze blue rocks. Double underglaze blue circle round rim. The back plain.
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