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Cake box in tiers

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1780
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Faience with light glaze, craquelé; decorations in enamels (Kyoto ware, Mizoro type)
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm); Diam. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. V. Everit Macy, 1923
Accession Number:
23.225.296a–d
Not on view
Marking: Gobosatsu
Edith Carpenter Macy , New York (until 1923; donated to MMA).
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