string(20) "edanmdm:fsg_F1961.26" Presentation jar for pickled plums - National Museum of Asian Art

Presentation jar for pickled plums

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1770-1800
  • Geography

    Hiekoba kiln, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W: 23.7 x 22 cm (9 5/16 x 8 11/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1961.26
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1961.26

Object Details

  • Description

    Clay: White porcelain.
    Glaze: Clear, slightly bluish.
    Decoration: Three plant groups in underglaze blue. Cockscomb (?), hagi (?), and aster or chrysanthemum.
  • Provenance

    To 1961
    Howard Hollis and Company, Cleveland, Ohio. [1]
    From 1961
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Howard Hollis and Company, Cleveland, Ohio. [2]
    Notes:
    [1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Cornucopia: Ceramics of Southern Japan (December 19, 2009 to January 9, 2011)
    Japanese Ceramics/Puppets (June 16, 1980 to July 14, 1980)
    Japanese Ceramics (July 15, 1980 to June 21, 1982)
    Japanese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to January 17, 1980)
    Birds and Flowers of the Four Seasons in Japanese Art (September 14, 1977 to April 8, 1978)
    Japanese Art: Recent Accessions (June 27, 1972 to May 2, 1973)
    Japanese Art, Galleries 3, 4, and 5 (January 1, 1963 to September 16, 1970)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Howard Hollis and Company
  • Origin

    Hiekoba kiln, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Vessel
  • Restrictions and Rights

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