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Asian Art

Plique-a-jour bowl with prunus decoration

1915–16

Plique-a-jour (glass, enamel and metal), Shotai shippo

H. 1 7/8 in (4.75 cm) D. 4 3/4 in (9.5 cm)
Gift of Edward H. Dunlap, B.A., 1934
1983.55.8
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Bowl in Orientations Gallery, Inc., of Miami, FL (as of 4/4/86): made 1915-16; all pieces with silver mounts made before WWI when silver became scarce. Believed to be by workshop of Hatori Tadakusa (?) who worked for UndÖ CloissonÄ Co." (Hattori - Ando)

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