47 objects

Oribe-style incense container with design of kudzu

<p>Carse, buff clay. Underglaze iron painted decoration of kuzu vine and stripes. Clear glaze, coarsely and irregularly crackled, over white slip; splashes of copper-green. Base unglazed. Signature, &#8220;Kenzan,&#8221; in iron pigment on biscuit on reverse of lid.</p>

Incense box in the shape of a rooster, in Oribe style

<p>Buff clay. Stippling around comb and wattles; carved details on wings and tail. Clear glaze, coarsely crackled; splash of copper-green on comb; details of eyes, beak, and wings painted in underglaze iron.</p>