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Ornament

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1760
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
White porcelain decorated with blue under the glaze and gray enamels (Hirado ware)
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.329
Not on view
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith). ; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).
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