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Asian Art
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Artist: Asakura Fumio, Japanese, 1883–1964

Incense Container (Kogo) in shape of Fu dog head

Ceramic

1 15/16 × 3 3/4 × 2 15/16 in. (5 × 9.5 × 7.5 cm)
Gift of Pia Christina Ossorio in memory of Frederic E. Ossorio, B.A. 1942
2013.42.19a-b
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased by Ossorio on January 22, 1977 from Bennet A. Moskin. purchased by Frederic E. Ossorio (1919–2005), Boulder, Colo.; inherited by Pia Christina Ossorio, Boulder, Colo.; gift in 2013 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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