Four-Legged jar, Earthenware with green glaze and relief decoration (Sanage ware), Japan

Four-Legged jar

Period:
Heian period (794–1185)
Date:
9th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Earthenware with green glaze and relief decoration (Sanage ware)
Dimensions:
H. 7 5/16 in. (18.6 cm); Diam. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 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:
1975.268.426
Not on view
[ Harry G. C. Packard , Tokyo, until 1975; donated and sold to MMA].
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