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incense burner with lid
  • Midoriyama
    active: Japan
  • incense burner with lid, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • Satsuma ware, porcelain, glazing, enamel
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8.9 x 9.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/2 x 3 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1625.a,b
Label Text

Spherical incense burner on three scroll-like feet with two ear-shaped handles and a lid with three heart-shaped holes. Decorated with two panels; one with basket of fruit and the other with interior scene of two women and two children.