[X] mythological animal [X] Edo period (1615 - 1868) [X] Meiji era (1868 - 1912) [X] Ceramic [X] Japanese Art
5 objects
F1906.16a-d

Jar

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1906.16a-d
F1901.16

Seated Kannon and dragon

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1901.16
<p>Clay: hard, gray Glaze: cream-white, crackled. Decoration: in gold, turquoise-green and light red, over glaze.</p>
F1893.6a-b

Incense burner in the shape of Chinese lion-dog

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1893.6a-b
<p>Incense burner, with perforated oval cover. Chinese lion-dog (shishi). Clay: heavy-weight, dense. Glaze: brilliant black lacquer, powdered and overlaid with gold. Seal: Raku (false seal of Raku Sonyu, 1664-1716)</p>