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Hagi ware serving bowl with arching handle
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Stoneware with rice-straw-ash glaze
H x W: 18 x 21.5 cm (7 1/16 x 8 7/16 in)
Hagi, Yamaguchi prefecture, Japan
Taisho or Showa era
Shallow bowl with arching handle and high foot with two notches.
Clay: coarse buff gray stoneware fired reddish.
Glaze: opaque grayish white; crackled; uneven.
N.V. Hammer, Inc., New York. 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from N.V. Hammer, Inc., New York. 
 Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
 See note 1.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Japanese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to January 17, 1980)
Japanese Art--Shinto (October 12, 1976 to December 10, 1976)
Japanese Paintings Attributed to Iwasa Matabei (July 1, 1974 to October 1, 1975)
Previous custodian or owner:
N.V. Hammer, Inc.
Taisho era (1912 - 1926)
Showa era (1926 - 1989)
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery