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Dish with Phoenix and Flowering Branch Design

Edo period (1615–1868)
17th–18th century
Porcelain with polychrome overglaze enamels; fuku mark inside footring (Ko Kutani ware)
H. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm); Diam. 9 9/16 in. (24.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H.G. Wathen, 1966
Accession Number:
Not on view
The vibrant colors are typical of early Hizen overglaze enamel wares produced in Arita.
Marking: (Underside in black on green panel)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Kodai-ji Lacquer," 1995.

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