Nationality

Japanese

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Date of Work

ca. 1900

Medium

Enameled bronze

Identification #

92-008

Height

18 1/2"

Width

11 1/2"

Depth

11 1/2"

Collection/Provenance

Chester Fritz Library, East Asian Room

Status

Stored: 234_S9C

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

Globular body surrounded by a cylindrical neck flanked by dragon-headed handles, copying the archaic hu wine jar shape, and decorated in archaic style with dragon fret and t'ao t'ieh in bright enamels on gilded bronze grounds.

Dragon headed handles attached to the vase in the shape of a traditional wine jar. Decorated in floral tones of blue, green, pink, yellow and white.

Condition

Very good

Condition Notes

Tarnished

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