Water jar, Porcelain with underglaze cobalt (Hizen ware, early Imari type), Japan

Water jar

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1624–1643
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt (Hizen ware, early Imari type)
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); W. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 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:
1975.268.466
Not on view
[ Harry G. C. Packard , Tokyo, until 1975; donated and sold to MMA].
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds, Flowers, and Buddhist Paradise Imagery in Japanese Art," February 14, 2004–June 13, 2004.