Tea jar

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Clay covered with a beautiful glaze; ivory cover (Takatori ware)
Dimensions: H. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Diam. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Diam. of rim 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); Diam. of base 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number: 25.60.24a, b

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