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Incense Burner with Silver Cover

Kondo Takahiro

Asian Art

On View: Great Hall, Center, 1st floor
MEDIUM Porcelain with cobalt glaze and overglaze decoration
  • Place Made: Kyoto, Japan
  • DATES 2001
    PERIOD Heisei Period
    DIMENSIONS 3 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (9.5 x 14.6 x 6.0 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE Signed on base in English: "Kondo"
    COLLECTIONS Asian Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Great Hall, Center, 1st floor
    EXHIBITIONS
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2001.30a-b
    CREDIT LINE Purchase gift of Dr. and Mrs. Richard Dickes
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Kondo Takahiro (Japanese, born 1958). Incense Burner with Silver Cover, 2001. Porcelain with cobalt glaze and overglaze decoration, 3 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (9.5 x 14.6 x 6.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchase gift of Dr. and Mrs. Richard Dickes, 2001.30a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2001.30a-b_transp5099.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 2001.30a-b_transp5099.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Rectangular molded porcelain vessel on four raised feet with random squares impressed design. Interior fired black slip. Exterior covered with cobalt blue glaze and overall meandering pattern of raised silver glazed dots. Silver reticulated lid. Object arrived with its own wood box, inscribed on interior lid by the artist. Yellow cotton cloth wrapper for box interior. Condition: Excellent, intact
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