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Sake bottle, Hizen, Two-color Karatsu (nisai Karatsu) tradition, of the type made in the Taku area at Hoshino kiln and others

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Credit Line

Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Japanese, Edo period, 18th–mid 18th century

Object Place

Hizen province, É-Karatsu

Dimensions

Height x diameter of mouth x diameter of foot: 29 x 3.7 x 9 cm (11 7/16 x 1 7/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.3143

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery