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Covered Jar

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Cylindrical, flat inset cover with silver knob; fine white clay, unglazed; design in low relief of flying cranes, clouds and waves between impressed borders which are repeated on cover (Hirado ware)
Dimensions:
H. 7 1/2 inb. (19.1 cm); Diam. 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number:
36.120.649a, b
Not on view
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; donated to MMA)
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