Vase with ring handles and peoniesOn display
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Vase with ring handles and peonies
Artist/makerMiyagawa Kōzan (1842 - 1916) (potter)
Dateearly 20th century
Material and technique
porcelain, with decoration in low relief, under a celadon glaze
Dimensions37 cm (height)
19 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by David and Anne Hyatt King, through The Art Fund, 2014.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 36 | Japan from 1850
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Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.