31 UMMA Objects
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Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Incense burner with openwork lid
19th century
Transfer from the School of Art and the College of Architecture and Urban Planning.
This is a round bottomed bowl on three legs with high straight sides and and everted rim. It is covered in a green celadon craqueleur glaze.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Incense Burner
15th century
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.

Matsumoto Tetsuzan
Incense Container

Korean (Korean (culture or style))
Small Incense Burner with Lid
19th century
Gift of Bruce and Inta Hasenkamp and Museum purchase made possible by Elder and Mrs. Sang-Yong Nam

Iranian (Iranian)
Incense burner lid with peacock-shaped finial
12th century
Museum Purchase
A cover or lid in the form of a pointed cone, resembling a mountain with a pointed top on a circular base. The sides are carved and incised in striated triangular points, and there are eight triangular shaped peircings around the top.  It is covered in an olive green glaze, and there is loss to side. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Lid to Bo Shan Lu Censor
206 BCE – 25 CE
Gift of Mrs. Caroline I. Plumer for the James Marshall Plumer Collection
This incense burner is composed of two equal halves. It opens to be used for incense storage, and takes the shape of a ginko leaf. The glaze gives the piece a red color.
Kōyama Kiyoko
Incense Container in the Shape of a Ginko Leaf
1995 – 2005
Gift of the artist
Incense containter in the shape of a raccoon dog (tanuki). The animal is sitting upright, and the opening of the container is horizontal along a split at its belly button. The incense container is colored white, grayish blue, and reddish orange, with the last color mostly on the stomach of the figure.
Kōyama Kiyoko
Incense Container in the Shape of a Raccoon Dog
1995 – 2005
Gift of the artist
Flower shaped incesnse container consisting of two halves, which open horizontally, and fit together very precisely. Decorated with ash glaze, which gives the pottery a deep red color, deeper on the top and slightly lighter on rest of the container, with black as an accent color primarily on two sides of the container in a line going from the top of the piece to the bottom.  The top of the container is very dramatically textured is a symetrical series of ridges which create the petals and shape of the flower.
Kōyama Kiyoko
Incense Container in the Shape of a Flower
1995 – 2005
Gift of the artist
A ceramic incense box in beige and reddish orange color. Shaped like a closed flower bud with smaller leaves covering it.
Harada Shūroku
Leaf Shaped Incense Burner
Gift of the Estate of Anne L. McGrew
A ceramic incense burner colored white and beige. The top portion makes up the majority of the burner.
Kaneta Masanao
Small Incense Burner
Gift of the Estate of Anne L. McGrew

Seifū Yohei III
Incense burner
1880 – 1914
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker