Edo. <em>Head Shaped Receptacle</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Copper alloy, 6 7/8 × 4 1/8 in. (17.5 × 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Arturo and Paul Peralta-Ramos, 56.6.65. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 56.6.65_acetate_bw.jpg)

Head Shaped Receptacle


Medium: Copper alloy

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 6 7/8 × 4 1/8 in. (17.5 × 10.5 cm)


Accession Number: 56.6.65

Image: 56.6.65_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Head attached to four short legs. Open cylinder form, large eyes, thick nose and protruding mouth. CONDITION: Good.

Brooklyn Museum