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one of a pair of incense burners
  • Tsuji Hitachi Family
  • one of a pair of incense burners, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • Arita porcelain, underglazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6.4 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1611.b

One of a pair of cylindrical incense burners with blue legs. Decorated with landscape in blue underglaze. No glaze in center of inside where incense is placed. Mark in blue underglaze on the bottom; eleven characters.