Arita Sake Kettle, c.1690
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1700: item # 1188368
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A globular Arita sake kettle with overhead handle enamelled with scrolling chrysanthemums on a green ground. Height: 16.5 cm. c.1690.
An identical ewer is illustrated in Porcelain for Palaces (no. 207) where it is noted that the restricted palette is unusual.