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Ko Seto jar
  • Kato Shirozayemon? or Toshiro
    active: Japan
  • Ko Seto jar, circa 1200s, Kamakura period (1185–1333)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • stoneware, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1550
Description

Cylindrical jar with open mouth and no lid. Dark fine clay glazed with brownish glaze with fine crackle.