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Cylindrical Water Jar (Mizusashi)

Artist:
Shuntai (Japanese, 1799–1878)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1820
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware with decoration painted under the glaze
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); Diam. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number:
36.120.642a, b
Not on view
Shuntai is a mark used by a potter who revived the Momoyama style of Oribe in the early nineteenth century.
Marking: "Shuntai"
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