H x Diam (overall): 3.9 x 7.5 cm (1 9/16 x 2 15/16 in)
Hagi, Yamaguchi prefecture, Japan
Previous custodian or owner:
Mrs. Jane Saylor
Unknown military officer stationed in Japan. 
Andy and Jane Saylor, purchased at a sale of the collection of an unknown military officer stationed in Japan during the Occupation. 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Andy and Jane Saylor. 
 Made around 1943. Andy Saylor purchased the object at a sale of the collection of a military officer who was in Japan during the Occupation. See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office, and Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.