Pair of Vases

Date:
late 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
White porcelain decorated with blue under the glaze, enamel, iron red and gold (Arita ware)
Dimensions:
a) H. 19 1/8 in. (48.6 cm); Diam. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm); Diam. of rim 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm); Diam. of base 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
b) H. 19 3/8 in. (49.2 cm); Diam. 9 in. (22.9 cm); Diam. of rim 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm); Diam. of base 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Bequest of Margaretta A. Jones, 1906
Accession Number:
07.233.25a, b
Not on view
Marking: Fukugawa tsukuru, late 19th century
Margarette A. Jones , New York (until d. 1907; bequethed to MMA)