Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Japan
  • jar, circa 1780s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • stoneware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13.3 x 15.2 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/4 x 6 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1631

Jar with straight, flared sides indented at top. Small spout below the rim. Lower part glazed with dull reddish brown. Flambe glaze of light brown and dark brown on inside and upper part of outside.