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Medium:
Stoneware with iron oxide under clear glaze
Dimensions:
W: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in)
Style:
Arita ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Uchidayama (Hyakken) kiln site, Yamanouchi-cho, Japan
Date:
1610-1659
Period:
Edo period
Description:
Clay: stoneware.
Glaze: interior unglazed except for rim which is slightly in turned. Clear glaze on exterior over and soemtimes exposing underglaze iorn oxide decoration.
Decoration: chrysanthumum medallion and vertical banding in iron oxide on exterior.
Provenance:
To 1968
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in Hyakken 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
incense  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
glazed  Search this
clear glaze  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number:
FSC-P-1521
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/ye3e139c7b6-b229-42d0-bb7d-6e82036cecd4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-1521