Cup and Silver Mounted Cover

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
White, crackled porcelain cup decorated with blue under the glaze, iron red and gold; the cover of white porcelain, similarly decorated
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.237a, b
Not on view
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith).; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).