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Artist
Aoki Tomonobu (Ichiryu), Japanese, active Meiji era
Title
Censer (koro) in the form of a hawk
Date
c. 1895
Medium
Silver, shibuichi, shakudo, and gold
Dimensions
Overall: 24 1/8 × 14 1/2 × 8 in. (61.2 × 36.8 × 20.3 cm) Hawk (.A): 8 3/8 × 7 3/4 × 3 1/4 in. (21.3 × 19.7 × 8.3 cm) Base (.B): 19 × 14 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (48.3 × 36.8 × 14 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by Nidhika and Pershant Mehta; Dr. Ellen R. Gritz and Mr. Milton D. Rosenau, Jr.; Dr. David Y. Graham; Drew and Laura Tingleaf; Manmeet and Paul Likhari; and Friends of Asian Art

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
107M MASTERSON GALLERY
Accession Number
2018.641.A-.E
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

[Kevin Page Oriental Art Ltd., by 2010]; Private Collection, 2011; [Bonhams, New York, 2018]; purchased by MFAH, 2018.