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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 5

    A Shigaraki Mizuzashi [water jar]

    MOMOYAMA PERIOD (16TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A Shigaraki Mizuzashi [water jar]
    Momoyama Period (16th century)
    The irregularly shaped, tall vase with rounded rim, decorated with a dripped green glaze falling short of the footrim and splashed feldspar on a reddish brown ground, the body with narrow and thick spatula marks, the reverse with an attached iron hanging loop, black lacquer cover
    19cm. high


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