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Water Jar with Pines

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1640
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with underglaze blue (Hizen ware, early Imari type)
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm); Diam. 10 1/8 in. (23.2 x 25.7 cm); Diam. of rim: 5 9/16 in. (14.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Harry G. C. Packard Collection of Asian Art, Gift of Harry G. C. Packard, and Purchase, Fletcher, Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and Louis V. Bell Funds, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and The Annenberg Fund Inc. Gift, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.268.465
Not on view
Inscription: Inscription on lid of box: "Shoki Hizen Sometsuke, Mizusashi"
[ Harry G. C. Packard , Tokyo, until 1975; donated and sold to MMA].
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Landscapes in Japanese Art," June 24, 2010–November 7, 2010.

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