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vase
  • Miyagawa Kōzan
    1842–1916
    born: Makuzugahara, Kyoto, Japan ; died: Dangozaka, Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • vase, late 1800s–early 1900s, Meiji period (1868–1912) or Taisho period (1912–1926)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • porcelain, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14.9 x 8.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 7/8 x 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1583
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Mei-p'ing-shaped vase decorated with "shades of eveing gray" shading to soft rosy pink at top. Dragon form painted under the glaze near the top; four-clawed dragon.