A KIRIGOME DISH, EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY
the hexagonal dish with ring foot decorated in a black and purple glazes on a rich turquoise blue ground
26 cm., 10¼ in. wide
- Good condition.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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For a similar example see, Tohoku Ceramic Museum, Ceramics of the Tohoku Region since the Edo Period, 1987, pl. 9.
For further information on Tohoku Ceramics see, Jane Wilkinson, The Hale Collection of Tohoku Ceramics (Denbighshire, 2012).