A Kakiemon Style Porcelain Cup c.1700

Genroku 1688 - 1704

A Japanese Polychrome Cup, Kakiemon or Arita Kilns c.1700. The flaring cup is made of very fine white porcelain, the glaze is thin, clear and has a green-blue tone. The decoration consists of a border flower-heads and tassels.

Condition
There is a small glaze chip to the brown dressed rim.
Size
Diameter 9.5 cm (3 3/4 inches)
Provenance
N/A
Stock number
26019
References
A Japanese porcelain cup of this shape and design is illustrated in see : Complete Catalogue of Shibata Collection (Contributors Saga Kenritsu Kyūshū Tōji Bunkakan. Published by the Kyushu Ceramic Museum, 1990) page 322, plate 2520.
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