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Takatori Ware Water Jar (Mizusashi)

A work made of glazed stoneware with lacquer lid.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glazed stoneware with lacquer lid.


19th century


Artist unknown
Japanese, active 19th century

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Arts of Asia


Takatori Ware Water Jar (Mizusashi)


Japan (Object made in)

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Made 1801–1900


Glazed stoneware with lacquer lid


17.2 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm (6 3/4 × 5 × 5 in.)

Credit Line

Russell Tyson Purchase Fund

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