Box in the shape of bird

Japanese
19th century
Kikko Jihei (Japanese, died 1861)


Dimensions

Overall: 5 3/8 in. length

Accession Number

92.6815a-b

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Pottery

Inscription

Bokusui-hen ni oite kore wo seisu

Markings

Seal: Kikko

Provenance

By 1892, Edward Sylvester Morse; 1892, sold by Edward Sylvester Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 1, 1892)

Credit Line

Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution