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Teapot

Artist:
Bizan (died 1838 (?))
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1850
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Claycovered with a finely crackled, smooth glaze and decorated in enamels and gold (Kyoto ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.182a, b
Not on view
Signature: Bizan
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith). ; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).
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