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Jar with Fu-lion Cover
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Jar with Fu-lion Cover


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The lid is likely a later addition by a resourceful dealer; it has openings which suit it for use on an incense burner. The small sturdy jar with a wide mouth was made as a utilitarian container.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
mid 16th century (Muromachi)
Medium
stoneware with ash glaze
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
49.1121
Measurements
H: 3 7/8 in. (9.84 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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