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Vase

Artist:
Eiraku Hozen (1795–1854)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay covered with polychrome glazes on ornaments outlined in relief (Kairakuen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm); Diam. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm); Diam. of rim 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); Diam. of base 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.954
Not on view
Marking: Kairakuen sei
[ Samuel P. Avery , New York, 1879; sold to MMA]
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