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Censer

Date:
1680
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
White biscuit porcelain, the inside unglazed, the outside decorated with medallions in blue under the glaze (Arita ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); Diam. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.444
Not on view
Marking: Zhengwa (in six letters)
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith). ; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).
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