Porcelain dish with underglaze blue and overglaze decoration of a flowering chestnut tree
- Object Number: STKMG:1946.P.711
- Simple Name: dish
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- Production Place: Japan
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- Summary: Porcelain dish with underglaze blue and overglaze decoration of a flowering chestnut tree. Red, green and gold with chestnuts on the tree and on the rim. Gold seal mark in the centre, 'fuku' symbol. Fuku, or fu in mandarin, means good fortune. Three blue leaf scrolls on the reverse. Traces of gilt on rim.
- Terms:East Asian
- Additional Notes: This dish was previously attributed to Korea, however, the deisgn was made in Japan for the Korean market. Japan.
- Contact: Potteries Museum and Art Gallery