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Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1760
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware covered with thin glaze; (Bizen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 7 7/8 in. (20 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. V. Everit Macy, 1923
Accession Number:
23.225.43
Not on view
Inscription: On back: "Kimura Moriji Kyochika"; and "shichiju san sai kore o tsukuru." Also a verse of poetry descriptive of the difficulty of finding clay.
Edith Carpenter Macy , New York (until 1923; donated to MMA).
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