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Teacup, Lid, F48.111

Physical Description

Earthenware lidded tea bowl. White glaze with elaborate enamel decoration featuring fields of green and white enamel spot on dark brown ground and three painted panels featuring a) wild flowers b) ladies dancing c) a seaside house. Similar designs on bowl and lid. Overall design matches F49.93. Kutami ware indicated by hallmark

Research Notes

Earthenware lidded tea bowl. White glaze with elaborate enamel decoration featuring fields of green and white enamel spot on dark brown ground and three painted panels featuring a) wild flowers b) ladies dancing c) a seaside house. Similar designs on bowl and lid. Overall design matches F49.93. Kutami ware indicated by hallmark —Jonathan Wicken

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 86 x 74.2 x 74.2mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Cup): 68.8 x 70.8 x 70.9mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Lid): 24 x 74 x 74mm

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