Vase with procession celebrating the Seven Lucky Gods

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  • Title

    Vase with procession celebrating the Seven Lucky Gods

  • Artist/maker

    Shōko Takebe (active 1868 - 1912) (potter)
  • Associated people

    Thomas B. Blow (active late 19th century - early 20th century) (commissioner)
  • Associated place

    Kyoto (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1900
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, with polychrome overglaze enamels, including gold

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    16 cm (height)
    7.9 cm (diameter)
    at base 5.4 cm (diameter)
    at mouth 3.2 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented in memory of John Kiggell, 2020.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 36 | Japan from 1850
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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