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vase
  • Eiraku Hozen
    1795–1854
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Otso, Totomi Province (present-day Shiga Prefecture), Japan ; active: Japan
  • vase, 1827–1853, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • raku
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14.5 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 11/16 x 2 9/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1533
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Description

Bottle-shaped vase in a dark reddish brown color, incised with birds in flight and Japanese characters.