Chestnut Burr

Japan

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 199

The cord opening is located at the junction where the leaves reveal the outermost protective layer of the chestnut, identifiable as such from the glimpse it offers of its finely detailed ceramic cupule.

Chestnut Burr, Porcelain (Hirado ware), Japan

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