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Medium:
Stoneware with white slip under translucent glaze; lacquer repairs
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 17 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm (6 11/16 x 9 x 9 in)
Style:
Karatsu or other northern Kyushu ware or Buncheong ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan or Korea
Date:
16th-early 17th century
Period:
Momoyama period or Joseon period
Previous custodian or owner:
Mayuyama & Co., Ltd.
Provenance:
To 1969
Mayuyama & Co., Ltd., Tokyo, to 1969 [1]
From 1969
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Mayuyama & Co., Ltd. in 1969 [2]
Notes:
[1] See Freer Gallery of Art Accession List and Purchase List file, Collections Management Office. Also, original folder sheet note indicates name of source and location at date of acquisition (see Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record).
Topic:
Karatsu ware  Search this
Buncheong ware  Search this
Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)  Search this
Joseon period (1392 - 1910)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Korea  Search this
stoneware  Search this
clear glaze  Search this
white slip  Search this
Korean Art  Search this
lacquer repair  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1970.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
Korean Ceramics
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1970.5