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Wine Bottle with Chinese Character Reading Treasure (Japanese, takara)

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 17th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Hizen ware; Imari type)
Dimensions:
H. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 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:
1975.268.476
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 203
[ Harry G. C. Packard , Tokyo, until 1975; donated and sold to MMA].
Southampton. Parrish Art Museum. "Japanese Ceramics: From Prehistoric Times to the Presnet," August 5, 1978–September 24, 1978.

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