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Arita ware dish with design of pine tree and clouds

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1750-1780
  • Geography

    Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W: 6 x 29.8 cm (2 3/8 x 11 3/4 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1965.7
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1965.7

Object Details

  • Description

    Shallow dish with plain rim.
    Clay: white porcelain. Six spur marks on base.
    Glaze: transparent.
    Decoration: underglaze blue; a stylized pine tree and clouds. s Outside, continuous scroll pattern.
    Imitation Ming Ch'eng-hua mark badly written on base.
  • Marks

    Imitation Ming Ch'eng-hua mark badly written on base.
  • Provenance

    To 1965
    N.V. Hammer, Inc., New York. [1]
    From 1965
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from N.V. Hammer, Inc., New York. [2]
    Notes:
    [1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Japanese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to January 17, 1980)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    N.V. Hammer, Inc.
  • Origin

    Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Vessel
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