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Subject:Kutani teapot
Posted By: Adriano Thu, May 31, 2018 IP:

I think this is a Japanese Kutani style teapot.
I would like to have help comments on mark and period.

Thank you and best regards,

Subject:Re: Kutani teapot
Posted By: Martin Michels Fri, Jun 01, 2018

Indeed a Kutani teapot, marked Ito イト in Katakana characters.
Written like this, it is - according the Japanese Kanji Name Dictionary - a female first name.
Probably the mark of a small family workshop from the 1930's.

Subject:Re: Kutani teapot
Posted By: Adriano Sun, Jun 03, 2018

Thank you Martin for this detailed information.
Best regards,
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