Jar

Artist:
Shunkozan (Japanese,)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1750
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay; metallic lustre and on one shoulder, a crackled glaze mended with gold lacquer; wood cover inlaid with gold and mother-of-pearl (Seto ware)
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm); Diam. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number:
36.120.647a, b
Not on view
Marking: Shunkozan (imp.)
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; donated to MMA)