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Incense burner
19th century

Medium
porcelain, enamel (Arita ware)
Measurements
(a-b) 38.8 × 35.7 × 21.3 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Inscription
incised in red on base (in Japanese characters) c.: (mark of the Seiji company (1879-90))
Accession Number
2114.a-b-D1A
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1881
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Tripod vase, decorated with blue, green and gold. Winged lion on perforated cover, apes/monkeys in foliage on body.