Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figure of Hitomaru, God of Poetry

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware (Bizen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 2 in. (5.1 cm); L. 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.851
Not on view
[ Samuel P. Avery , New York, 1879; sold to MMA]
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