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  • Museum Accession No.: EA1956.677
  • Object type: Incense burner
  • Kiln/Location: Satsuma
  • Historical Period/Date: Edo, Late 19th century
  • Material: Earthenware
  • Dimensions: H. 4cm
  • Provenance: Ingram gift; Japan
  • Description: Incense burner: bulbous body on three feet, depressed base, two animal-head lugs, creamy-white crackled glaze ; rim decorated with band of flowers in overglaze enamels.
  • Photo. Ref.: RF 450 (0) RF452 (21)
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