Unknown Japanese, ‘Wine Ewer with Design of Chrysanthemums and Paulownia Crests in Alternating Fields’, ca. 1596, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Momoyama period (1573–1615); H. (incl. handle) 10 in. (25.4 cm); W. (including spout) 10 1/8 in. (25.7 cm)

Image rights: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Purchase, Gift of Mrs. Russell Sage, by exchange, 1980), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal

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