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Medium:
Porcelain with green glaze
Dimensions:
W: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in)
Style:
Arita ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Kake-no-tani kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
Date:
1640-1659
Period:
Edo period
Description:
Blue-and-white/Celadon; Small bowl, fragment (rim).
Clay: white porcelain.
Glaze: green glaze on exterior, green glaze on rim, clear glaze on rest of interior.
Provenance:
To 1968
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in Kake No Tani kiln site. [1]
From 1968
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington DC [2]
Notes:
[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
Collection:
Freer Study Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Dr. John Alexander Pope (1906-1982)
Topic:
Arita ware  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
green glaze  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
glazed  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number:
FSC-P-1499
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3b0610ff0-63eb-4443-bfdf-6d023b2a87a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-1499