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Jar with Mythical Qilin (Kirin) and Chrysanthemums

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1660
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware painted with colored enamels over transparent glaze (Hizen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm); Diam. 10 in. (25.4 cm); Diam. of rim: 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); Diam. of foot: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number:
2002.447.54
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 203
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