Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art Object Details

Shonzui style blue and white porcelain water jar (mizusashi) Japan, Meiji era, circa 1900

£750

Decorated with pine, prunus and bamboo, signed ‘Gorodaiyu, Go Shonzui zo’

Dimensions

18cm high

Condition

In good condition

Note

Shonzui is a type of blue and white porcelain made in China during the Ming Dynasty for the Japanese market. In the 19th century famous potters, such as Eiraku Hozen and Seifu Yohei I used this mark in tribute to these famous potters.

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