Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

染付亀蛇籠形文鎮
Paperweight in the Shape of Embankment Baskets and Turtles

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with underglaze blue (Hirado ware)
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.268
Not on view
Related Objects

Lion-dog (Shishi)

Date: early 19th century Medium: Porcelain with incised decoration under celadon glaze (Hizen ware: Hirado type) Accession: 93.3.21 On view in:Gallery 204

Dish with Three Jars

Date: 1680–90s Medium: Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze polychrome enamels (Hizen ware, Nabeshima type) Accession: 1975.268.563 On view in:Not on view

Galaxy

Artist: Kondō Takahiro (Japanese, born 1958) Date: 2001 Medium: Porcelain with cobalt blue underglaze and “silver mist” overglaze Accession: 2015.442.5 On view in:Gallery 202

Platter (Ōzara) with Pine Tree

Date: early 17th century Medium: Stoneware with underglaze iron oxide decoration (Hizen ware, Karatsu type) Accession: 2015.300.266 On view in:Gallery 229

Jar with Landscape

Date: ca. 1620–40 Medium: Porcelain with underglaze blue (Hizen ware, early Imari type) Accession: 1975.268.461 On view in:Gallery 230