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Banko sake bottle
  • Japan
  • Banko sake bottle, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • stoneware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 18.7 x 10.8 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 3/8 x 4 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1536

Bottle shaped vase with small neck and flared lip. Three indentations in the clay in the body of the vase. Two incised border designs above the indentations. Glazed with mottled turquoise and bile green.