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Jar

Period:
Heian period (794–1185)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Pottery with natural ash glaze (Sue ware)
Dimensions:
H. 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm); W. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm); Diam. of top 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm); Diam. of foot 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number:
2002.447.10
Not on view
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