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Description

Enameled copper patinated body with gold-lacquer "lily pads" and Japanese characters in well.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868 -1899
Inscriptions
In gold in well: Japanese characters. On tape on bottom: ""Rupert Norton"". Letter from Bill Sargent 4/8/94: inscribed with ""long live (ancestor?), Ten-thousand year cup.""
Location of origin
Japan
Material
copper (metal)
enameling
lacquering
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CHARGER
chargers (platters)
Copper
copper (metal)
Enameled
enameling
Lacquered
lacquering
Dimensions
11.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.1363
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan Norton
GUSN
3508

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