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Satsuma bowl
  • Japan
  • Satsuma bowl, circa 1850, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • Satsuma ware, pottery, enamel
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 14.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/4 x 5 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1602
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Description

Satsuma bowl with decoration inside of chrysanthemum border and dragon in red, green and blue enamel with gold. The outside of the bowl has a zig-zag border at the rim and a wave design at the foot in enamels and gold.