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Cup with Cover and Cup-Stand

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1790
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain covered with glaze, one silvered, the other gilt inside; cupstand of buff ware covered with a crackled glaze and a green enamel (Kyoto ware)
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm); W. 2 3/4in. (7cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.374a–c
Not on view
Marking: Seal on cup and cover; cup-stand stamped "Eiraku"
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith).; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).
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