Edo period (1615–1868)
Porcelain (Hirado ware)
H. 1 7/16 in. (3.6 cm); Diam. 1 7/8 in. (4.7 cm)
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Not on view
The cord opening is located at the junction where the leaves reveal the outermost protective layer of the chestnut, identifiable as such from the glimpse it offers of its finely detailed ceramic cupule.
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