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Tea jar

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: ca. 1750
Culture: Japan
Medium: Cylindrical with ovoidal ends; two rudimentary handles on shoulder; thin glaze of rich pumpkin brown and squash yellow, with long greenish drips (Takatori ware)
Dimensions: H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); Diam. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number: 36.120.562a, b

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