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Tea Jar

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay covered with a thin glaze and with streaks in overglaze (Seto ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Diam. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); Diam. of rim 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); Diam. of base 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Colman, 1893
Accession Number:
93.1.107a, b
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Colman , New York (until 1893; donated to MMA)
Bard Graduate Center: Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture. "Salvaging the Past: Georges Hoentschel and French Decorative Arts at The Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 3, 2013–August 11, 2013.

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