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Sake bottle

Sake bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Japan (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lacquered wood

  • Credit Line:

    Sutherland Gift

  • Museum number:

    W.114-1921

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This pear-shaped sake bottle and stopper is made of wood covered in red lacquer with gold hiramaki-e lacquer and decorated with Autumn flowers.

Place of Origin

Japan (made)

Date

ca. 1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lacquered wood

Dimensions

Height: 22.2 cm, Diameter: 10.5 cm

Descriptive line

Sake bottle with stopper, pear-shaped, wood covered in red lacquer with gold hiramaki-e with the design of autumn flowers, Japan, about 1700.

Materials

Wood

Techniques

Lacquered

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Lacquerware; Drinking

Collection

East Asia Collection

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