A selection of ceramics through the ages (5 second delay) Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology The Collections:
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Japanese Ceramics
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  • Museum Accession No.: EA1956.2045
  • Object type: Bowl
  • Kiln/Location: Satsuma
  • Historical Period/Date: Meiji, Late 19th century
  • Material: Earthenware
  • Dimensions: H. 6.0 cm with lid
  • Provenance: Ingram gift; Japan
  • Description: Incense burner with pierced cover to represent a 36-petalled chrysanthemum flower. Globular shaped with simple geometric borders in enamels and gold over a finely crackled transparent glaze. Sakahoko collection
  • Photo. Ref.: RF 448 (26a)
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