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Water jar

Artist: Adzuma Kichiemon (Japanese)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: ca. 1832
Culture: Japan
Medium: Cylindrical; dark gray clay; thick brilliant black glaze; inset wood cover with carved lacquer finial (Raku ware)
Dimensions: H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); Diam. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number: 36.120.633a, b

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