- Museum number
Bowl; hard-paste porcelain; the rim pierced with a design of intersecting circles; painted inside in colours in the Japanese (Kakiemon) style with a trailing vine and a bamboo plant; maker's mark.
- Production date
- 1725-1730 (circa)
Diameter: 15.10 centimetres (max)
Height: 5 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- The caduceus is the rod of Aesculapius. The caduceus mark was used from 1725-30.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- One of the pair sold as duplicate at Sotheby's, 2.12.1958. See Documents File 1958,1004.1, Stonyhurst Salt.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number