Sake Bottle in the Shape of a Gourd

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: late 17th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamel decoration (Hizen ware, Ko Imari type)
Dimensions: H. 9 in. (22.9 cm); Diam. 5 in. (12.7 cm); Diam. of rim 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number: 2002.447.71

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