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Asian Art

Jar with handle and cover

18th century

Bronze

9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm)
Gift of J. Watson Webb, B.A. 1907, and Electra Havemeyer Webb
1940.141
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

James Watson Webb II (1884–1960) and Electra Havemeyer Webb (1888–1960), New York; gift in 1940 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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