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竹籠形水指
Water Jar (Mizusashi) in the Shape of a Bamboo Basket

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
second half of the 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware with cream slip and brown glaze; lacquer cover
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); Diam. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm); Diam. of rim 5 in. (12.7 cm); Diam. of base 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.622a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 229
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection," June 13, 2017–February 4, 2018.

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