Gourd-shaped Bottle with Jewel String and Molded Floral Design, Porcelain with celadon glaze and underglaze cobalt-blue decoration (Nabeshima ware), Japan

Gourd-shaped Bottle with Jewel String and Molded Floral Design

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with celadon glaze and underglaze cobalt-blue decoration (Nabeshima ware)
Dimensions:
H. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.805
Not on view
[ Samuel P. Avery , New York, 1879; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Kyūbi no Kitsune: Legends of the Nine-Tailed Fox," 1994.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Kodai-ji Lacquer," 1995.