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Tea jar

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: ca. 1800 (?)
Culture: Japan
Medium: Slender ovoid with flat shoulder, short neck and everted lip; brown clay; reddish gray glaze with dark brown splash; repaired with gold lacquer (Seto ware)
Dimensions: H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); Diam. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number: 36.120.607a, b

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