Japanese antiques at Welcome To Another Century Welcome To Another Century

Gourd shaped ewer, flowers, river, Kyoyaki, Japan 19thc

Gourd shaped ewer, flowers, river, Kyoyaki, Japan 19thc


browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Stoneware: Pre 1900: Item # 668169

Please refer to our stock # 10470 when inquiring.
  
$ 400

Gourd shaped ewer or water dropper. Cream colored stoneware with finely crackled clear glaze, on which a decoration of blossoms and lucky symbols along a meandering stream between mountains in red, green, blue, yellow, aubergine enamels and gold. Kyo yaki, or Kyoto Satsuma. Japan, 19th century. The stopper is missing.
Height 4 7/8 inches (12.3 cm).
Spout broken and restored with silver band, few abrasions in enamels, otherwise very good condition.