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Dish with Design of Ascending Balloon

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
dated 1797
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamels (Hizen ware)
Dimensions:
Diam. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm); H. 1 in. (2.5 cm); Diam. (foot) 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number:
2002.447.124
Not on view
Signature: Shiba Kokan

Marking: Inscribed "Luft schip" and "Ano 1797" on reverse
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Art from the Gerry Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 15, 1989–June 29, 1990.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Blossoms of Many Colors: A Selection from the Permanent Collection of Japanese Art," March 21, 2000–August 9, 2000.

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