Jar in Meiping Shape with Incised Floral Design

Period:
Kamakura period (1185–1333)
Date:
14th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Earthenware with brown iron glaze (Ko Seto ware)
Dimensions:
H. 10 1/4 in. (26 cm); W. 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number:
2002.447.13
Not on view
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