string(19) "edanmdm:fsg_F1902.5" Tea bowl with indented sides - National Museum of Asian Art

Tea bowl with indented sides

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1800-1880
  • Geography

    Shizuoka prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with iron and ash glazes
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 7 × 10.9 cm (2 3/4 × 4 5/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1902.5
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1902.5

Object Details

  • Description

    Clay: sandy, gray-brown.
    Glaze: dark reddish-brown iron wash, with dark yellow and olive overflow. Somewhat underfired.
    Mark: Shidoro [Jpn], inside rectangular frame, centered inside footrim.
  • Marks

    Mark: Shidoro [Jpn], inside rectangular frame, centered inside footrim.
  • Provenance

    1902
    Rufus E. Moore, 1902 [1]
    From 1902 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1902 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See Original Pottery List, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Rufus E. Moore (1840-1918) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    Shizuoka prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Vessel
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