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Bowl

Region: Satsuma (Japanese, founded 1598)

Date: c. 1900
Medium: porcelain with enamel
Dimensions:
2 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches (6.4 x 15.9 cm)
Classification: Household Accessories
Markings: Red box with raised gold Japanese characters (on base)
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 41.33.12
1979 York Appraisal: 161
Accession Number: 1981.533
1965 Appraisal: 183
DescriptionCircular shaped; crackled white ground; floral design on exterior and interior; butterflies in interior center; gold painted rim; raised gold enamel trim.
Provenance: Probably W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; gifted March 5, 1981 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House
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Terms
  • Butterfly