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Tea jar

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: ca. 1750
Culture: Japan
Medium: Ovoid; dark red clay; lustrous dark iron-rust glaze, stopping short of base; splash of darker overglaze (Seto ware)
Dimensions: H. (with lid) 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); Diam. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number: 36.120.605a, b

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