Water Dropper in the Shape of a Youth Seated on a Drum and Holding a Gourd on His Back

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 17th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Porcelain decorated with overglaze enamel colors (Arita ware, Kakiemon style)
Dimensions: H. 5 7/8 in. (15 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.8 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Gift of Alice Boney, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.454

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