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Ginger jar

2006.44.1800.2AB (RS98171)

Description

Covered Satsuma ginger jar with ovoid body, short straight neck, domed cover with rim that extends over the neck surmounted by a round gilt finial. Painted polychrome decoration of Asian men in a landscape scene with a tiger around the body and painted polychrome geometric and floral patterns around the neck and the cover.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Japan
Descriptive terms
ginger jars
Jar, Ginger
porcelain
Satsuma
Dimensions
15 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1800.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
191331
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