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jar with cover
  • Japan
  • jar with cover, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • bronze, enamel, brass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 17.8 x 16.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 6 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2770.a,b

Japanese rose jar with cover. It is highly decorated with enamelled bronze on very deep green background. multicolored decoration. Other colors are white, red, blue, yellow, violet.