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Maker(s) &
Production:

Nishida Factory, uncertain, Japan, Kyoto

Production
Note:

Japanese, Kyoto

Collection:

H.S. Reitlinger

Category(s):

porcelain; hard-paste porcelain

Name:

teapot

Date:

circa 1870 1900
Edo Period (1615-1867)

Period(s):

Edo (Japanese period, 1615-1868); 19th century

Description:

Teapot (cover missing). Hard-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue. Finely potted Ky_su with circular body, and a trumpet-shaped handle positioned at a right angle to the short spout. The glaze stops short of the foot and base, which is recessed and spiralling. The body is painted in underglaze blue with ducks in flight and standing by water among bamboo and plants, outlined and overpainted with gilding above a double line border. The spout and handle are decorated with gilt scrolling and the rim with gilt edges.

Technique(s):

throwing; body
moulding; parts
painting underglaze; decoration; in blue
incising; decoration
glazing (coating); whole; except base and foot
gilding; decoration

Material(s):

hard-paste porcelain; whole
glaze; glaze
gilt; decoration

Technique
Description:

hard-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue

Dimension(s):

height, whole, 7.4, cm
diameter, whole, 10.6, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1950; Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

Provenance:

H.S. Reitlinger (d.1950); the Reitlinger Trust, Maidenhead, from which transferred in 1991.

Acquisition Credit:

Bequeathed by H.S. Reitlinger, 1950; transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991.

Accession:

Object Number: C.739-1991
(Applied Arts)
(record id: 21744; input: 2001-02-22; modified: 2017-01-04)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/21744





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