Incense box with geometric design

Japanese
Edo period
17th century


Dimensions

3.8 x 5.2 cm (1 1/2 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.5424a-b

Medium or Technique

Mino ware, Oribe type; stoneware with iron wash and wood ash and feldspathic glaze

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Stoneware

Provenance

Purchased by Edward Sylvester Morse in Japan between 1877 and 1892. Deposited to the MFA in 1892.

Credit Line

Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution