Cup and Cover

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
White porcelain decorated with blue under the glaze, polychrome enamels; mounted in silver gilt (Arita ware, Imari type)
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.93a, b
Not on view
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith).; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).