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Catalog Data

Medium:
Stoneware with iron and ash glazes
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 7 × 10.9 cm (2 3/4 × 4 5/16 in)
Style:
Shidoro ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Shizuoka prefecture, Japan
Date:
1800-1880
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Description:
Clay: sandy, gray-brown.
Glaze: dark reddish-brown iron wash, with dark yellow and olive overflow. Somewhat underfired.
Mark: Shidoro [Jpn], inside rectangular frame, centered inside footrim.
Marks:
Mark: Shidoro [Jpn], inside rectangular frame, centered inside footrim.
Provenance:
1902
Rufus E. Moore, 1902 [1]
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1902 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, 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.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Rufus E. Moore (1840-1918) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Shidoro ware  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye31fe240ef-e6ec-433c-8ee1-6dab01b8c555
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1902.5