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Banko covered bowl
  • Japan
  • Banko covered bowl, late 1700s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • pottery, glazing
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1535.a,b

Banko ware, enamel decoration. Cover with handle in shape of bridge. Incised design on lid of steam that wanders under bridge and enamel decoration of seashells and seaweed. Incised border on bowl of dragon motif. Enamel decorations in blue, red and green.