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long necked vase
  • Itō Tōzan
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan ; active: Japan
  • long necked vase, circa 1893, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • Satsuma ware, earthenware, glaze
  • Object Height/Width: 15.6 x 8.9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 1/8 x 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1603

Long-necked vase with all over cream glaze with crazing. There are plum blossoms in white and red with yellow centers and gold outlines on the surface. The base is glazed black.