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Yixing ename with Japanese Mons motif

by williammimi70 » May 10th 17 8:50 am

Yixing enamel
Japanese Mons motif seen in late Qing period
Not sure what it is used for
7 by 8 cm
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Re: Yixing ename with Japanese Mons motif

by Aya » Jun 18th 17 4:31 am

This is Japanese traditional craft "Banko" ceramic, not Yixing. The seal at the bottom is 萬古 (Banko).
Banko ceramics are originated from 18th century, and designated as "Traditional Crafts" by the Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry.

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Re: Yixing ename with Japanese Mons motif

by williammimi70 » Jun 19th 17 1:25 pm

Aya wrote: This is Japanese traditional craft "Banko" ceramic, not Yixing. The seal at the bottom is 萬古 (Banko).
Banko ceramics are originated from 18th century, and designated as "Traditional Crafts" by the Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry.
Thank you so very much