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  • Museum Accession No.: EA2003.17
  • Object type: Bottle
  • Kiln/Location: Imari
  • Historical Period/Date: Edo, Late 17th/early 18th century
  • Material: Porcelain
  • Dimensions: H (with stopper) 23cm
  • Provenance: (Story Fund); Japan
  • Description: An Imari squared bottle with tall squared neck, & fitting stopper/lid decorated in underglaze blue & overglaze enamels with cartouches of alternating"flower-heads" & rocks & plants. The neck with a red chequer pattern (Formerly in the colln. of Count zu Dettinger - Wallerstein)
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