Incense Burner in the Shape of a Courtier’s Cap with Design of Scrolling Peonies

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 1690–1750
Culture: Japan
Medium: Porcelain with celadon glaze; Hizen ware, Nabeshima type
Dimensions: H. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number: 93.3.17

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