Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Japan
  • plate, Taisho period (1912–1926)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • porcelain, enamel, underglazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.7 x 46.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/4 x 18 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1638

Large plate with decorated with green, yellow, purple and red enamel outlined in black. Three-clawed dragon on wave backgroung on the inside. Outside has blue underglaze with red overglaze peony border. Four characters on bottom in blue underglaze.