Sake receptacle in the shape of a mythological turtle

Japanese
Meiji era
second half of the 19th century


Dimensions

H: 14.0 cm (5.5 in.)

Accession Number

92.4260a-b

Medium or Technique

Sado ware; stoneware, red clay with thin transparent glaze

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery

Markings

Kinrin godaibo plus kakihan

Provenance

By 1892, Edward Sylvester Morse; purchased by MFA, Boston, March 1, 1892.

Credit Line

Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution