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Tea jar

Artist:
Dohachi I (Japanese, died 1793)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1790
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay covered with a glaze and overglaze (Kyoto ware, Raku type)
Dimensions:
H. (with lid) 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Diam. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number:
36.120.623a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Anto Angesuan (Tranquil Moon Studio)

Marking: Dohachi sei (inc.)
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; donated to MMA)
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