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Cake dish

Artist:
Gempin (Chinese, died 1771)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1645
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelaneous clay covered with a transparent glaze over blue decoration
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); W. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); L. 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.215.5
Not on view
[ G. Kitanaka , Kyoto, until 1925; sold to MMA]
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