Octagonal Jar with Decoration of Flowering Cherry and Chrysanthemum

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: late 17th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Porcelain with overglaze enamels (Arita ware, Kakiemon-related type)
Dimensions: H. 16 1/4 in. (41.3 cm); Diam. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm); Diam. of rim: 8 in. (20.3 cm); Diam. of foot: 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number: 2002.447.64

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