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1840 ! Chinese bowl !

by mark
(buckinghamshire , england)

I have been trying o identify this bowl !' i was told ' when a bought it some 25 years or so ago that it was
Chinese ' that it was ' circa 1840 ! i have attached a photograph of the mark that is on the underside of the bowl ! any help would be appreciated '


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Dec 16, 2010
by: peter

Apparently the person who told you that was himself/herself not sure... This is a Kutani mark.
Kutani is a well known Japanese kiln.
Please look for someone specialized on Japanese porcelain and show them pictures of the item. I'm afraid I cannot help with the age of Japanese porcelain.

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