Jar, fragment

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    1620-1680
  • Geography

    Tengudani kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
  • Dimension

    W: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in)
  • Accession Number

    FSC-P-1196
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-1196

Object Details

  • Description

    Jar fragment, waster.
    Clay: porcelain.
    Glaze: clear.
    Decoration: in cobalt pigment under the glaze. Criss-crossing group of lines around the shoulder. Single line around the neck.
    Mark: none. Sticker typed "TENGU-DANI."
  • Marks

    Sticker typed "TENGU-DANI."
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Origin

    Tengudani kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of John A. Pope
  • Type

    Vessel
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