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Region: Satsuma (Japanese, founded 1598)

Medium: porcelain
Dimensions:
2 x 5 inches (5.1 x 12.7 cm)
Classification: Household Accessories
Markings: Circle split into fourths above a box with Japanese characters (in gold lettering, on base)
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 41.33.11
1965 Appraisal: 183
Accession Number: 1981.532
1979 York Appraisal: 160
DescriptionCircular shaped; crackled white ground; Asian pastoral scene with standing female figure with two children by lake on interior center; band of scrolling pattern on interior and exterior rim; floral iris pattern on exterior sides.
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
  • Children
  • Women
  • Iris