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Gourd-shaped Tea Caddy

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay covered with glaze dappled with a splash around the neck (Takatori ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); Diam. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Colman, 1893
Accession Number:
93.1.155a, b
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Colman , New York (until 1893; donated 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. "Making Pottery Art : The Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection of French Ceramics," February 4, 2014–March 15, 2015.

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