Perfume burner

19th century (made)


Height: 29.8 cm, Diameter: 15.2 cm

29&LID-1876 EAS

Perfume burner with lid, earthenware; Japan, Satsuma, Edo/Meiji period, 19th century

Perfume burner with lid, earthenware, white, with bulbous body resting on three monster heads as feet, double handles of similar design, and a cupola surmounting the lid.

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 22, shelf 4

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