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Incense burner, refashioned from a bottle
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Incense burner, refashioned from a bottle

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt decoration under clear glaze; silver lid
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 12.5 x 15.2 cm (4 15/16 x 6 in)
Style:
Kyoto-related ware
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Kyoto ware, Edo period (1615 - 1868), incense, Japan, porcelain, Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
late 18th-19th century
Period:
Edo period
Accession Number:
F1892.31a-b
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1892 Tozo Takayanagi, New York, NY, to 1892 [1] From 1892 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Tozo Takayanagi in 1892 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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