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Incense or seal ink container with design of magpie and maidenflower for the seventh month

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Artist:
Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743)
Narutaki workshop (active 1699 - 1712)
Medium:
White clay; white slip, cobalt and iron pigments under transparent glaze, and enamels over glaze.
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 x 11.4 cm (1 3/16 x 4 1/2 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Container
Origin:
Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
Date:
1699-1712
Period:
Edo period
Former owner:
Bunkio Matsuki 松木文恭 (1867-1940) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance:
To 1903
Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1903 [1]
From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in 1903 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 1246, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)
incense
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1903.117a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Seal-paste box with "peach bloom" copper-red glaze

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Medium:
Porcelain with "peach bloom" copper-red glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 3.6 x 7.2 cm (1 7/16 x 2 13/16 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Container
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Former owner:
Tonying and Company 通運公司
Topic:
Jingdezhen ware
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722)
China
porcelain
Chinese Art
WWII-era provenance
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1943.5a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Base of a covered box

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Medium:
Glazed clay
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.8 x 3.5 x 3.5 cm (11/16 x 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 in)
Style:
Sawankhalok ware
Type:
Ceramic
Container
Origin:
Ban Ko Noi or Ban Pa Yang kilns, Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai, Thailand
Date:
15th-16th century
Period:
Ayutthaya period
Former owner:
Victor and Takako Hauge (American (Victor died 2013, Takako died 2015))
Provenance:
From 1970-72 to 2001
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
From 2001
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2001
Notes:
[1] Object file. Collected by Victor Hauge on visits to the U Thong kiln sites in Bangkok, Thailand.
Topic:
Thailand
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767)
Southeast Asian Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
FSC-P-5620
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Lid of covered box

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Medium:
Glazed clay with underglaze iron pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.8 x 3.7 x 3.7 cm (11/16 x 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 in)
Style:
Sawankhalok ware
Type:
Ceramic
Container
Origin:
Ban Ko Noi or Ban Pa Yang kilns, Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai, Thailand
Date:
15th-16th century
Period:
Ayutthaya period
Former owner:
Victor and Takako Hauge (American (Victor died 2013, Takako died 2015))
Provenance:
From 1970-72 to 2001
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
From 2001
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2001
Notes:
[1] Object file. Collected by Victor Hauge on visits to the U Thong kiln sites in Bangkok, Thailand.
Topic:
flower
Thailand
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767)
Southeast Asian Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
FSC-P-5621
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Covered box

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Medium:
Glazed clay
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.7 x 3.3 x 3.3 cm (11/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 5/16 in)
Style:
Sawankhalok ware
Type:
Ceramic
Container
Origin:
Ban Ko Noi or Ban Pa Yang kilns, Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai, Thailand
Date:
15th-16th century
Period:
Ayutthaya period
Former owner:
Victor and Takako Hauge (American (Victor died 2013, Takako died 2015))
Provenance:
From 1970-72 to 2001
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
From 2001
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2001
Notes:
[1] Object file. Collected by Victor Hauge on visits to the U Thong kiln sites in Bangkok, Thailand.
Topic:
Thailand
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767)
Southeast Asian Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
FSC-P-5622a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Covered box

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Medium:
White stoneware with transparent colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 6.2 x 10 cm (2 7/16 x 3 15/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Container
Origin:
China
Date:
9th-11th century
Period:
Tang dynasty, Five Dynasties period, or Northern Song dynasty
Former owner:
Dr. Paul Singer (1904 - 1997)
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127)
China
stoneware
Chinese Art
Paul Singer collection
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
RLS1997.48.1386a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Zitan Rosewood Box for the Jade Book of the Canon of Yao (S1992.77.2-.13)

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Medium:
Zitan rosewood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 7.5 x 12.2 x 12.2 cm (2 15/16 x 4 13/16 x 4 13/16 in)
Type:
Container
Book
Origin:
China
Date:
1800-1920
Period:
Qing dynasty
Former owner:
National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
China
Chinese Art
WWII-era provenance
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Minerology, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
S1992.77.1a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Lacquered leather box

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Medium:
Lacquered leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10.8 x 29 x 17.5 cm (4 1/4 x 11 7/16 x 6 7/8 in)
Type:
Lacquer
Container
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Topic:
China
Chinese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-L-23
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Medicine case (inro) with ojime and netsuke

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Type:
Metalwork
Container
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
gilding
filagree
wirework
Accession Number:
FSC-M-58a-c
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Fire-basket

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Designer:
Thomas Jeckyll (1827-1881)
Medium:
Cast-iron and brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 48.3 x 52.4 x 33.3 cm (19 x 20 5/8 x 13 1/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Container
Origin:
Norwich, England
Date:
ca. 1876
Former owner:
Paul Reeves
Provenance:
To 1994
A private collector, England, to 1994 [1]
From 1994 to 1995
Paul Reeves, London, purchased from a private collector in 1994 [2]
From 1995
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Paul Reeves in 1995
Notes:
[1] According to Curatorial Remark 2, Paul Reeves, July 11, 1995, in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
Topic:
casting
England
American Art
sunflower
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
FSC-M-74
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Covered box

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Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 1.4 x 2.4 cm (9/16 x 15/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Container
Origin:
China
Date:
7th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Former owner:
Dr. Paul Singer (1904 - 1997)
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
China
Chinese Art
Paul Singer collection
chasing
punching
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
RLS1997.48.502a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Button

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Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Button
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
On card 62
Credit Line:
Bequest of Julia Hutchins Wolcott
Accession Number:
1959-66-285-a,b
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Button

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Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Button
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
On card 27
Credit Line:
Bequest of Julia Hutchins Wolcott
Accession Number:
1959-66-289
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Box and game pieces

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Medium:
Ivory
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Box and game pieces
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Box with five cards and 16 counters
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde
Accession Number:
1960-1-13-1-a/v
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Box

view Box digital asset number 1
Medium:
ivory
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Box
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde
Accession Number:
1960-1-26
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vinaigrette

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Medium:
silver
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
vinaigrette
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Accession Number:
1960-174-1
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Box and cover

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Medium:
metal, paper
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Box and cover
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Accession Number:
1960-94-3-a,b
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Box and cover

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Medium:
Wood, painted
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Box and cover
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
A painted wood box and lid with basket like painted sides and a loosely painted horse on top.
Credit Line:
Gift of Hamill and Barker
Accession Number:
1962-144-9-a,b
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Card case

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Medium:
Stained, embossed, tooled, and gilded leather
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Card case
Place:
France
Date:
mid-19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
In the form of a book, with the words "Nouvelle annee" on the spine, and with a love alter with doves, hearts, flaming torch and quiver of arrows on the covers. Opening across the middle to reveal the card holder.
Accession Number:
1962-39-2-a,b
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Slip case for a book

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Medium:
Leather on paper
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Case
Object Name:
Case
Made in:
USA
Date:
19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Transferred from Cooper Union Library
Accession Number:
1962-39-5
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