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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 18th century
  • Geography

    Possibly Sukagawa, Fukushima prefecture, Japan
  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 21.6 x 7 x 7 cm (8 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    A manganese blue glass sake bottle, with a long cylindrical neck, slight flare at the rim. The base is slightly dimpled.
    Together with a wooden box with four character inscription.
  • Inscriptions

    Wooden storage box with four character inscription translating as "glass sake bottle."
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Origin

    Possibly Sukagawa, Fukushima prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Anonymous gift
  • Type

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