Small bowl (fragment)

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    1640-1659
  • Geography

    Kake-no-tani kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with green glaze
  • Dimension

    W: 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    FSC-P-1500
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-1500

Object Details

  • Description

    Blue-and-white/Celadon; Small bowl. Fragment (rim).
    Clay: white porcelain.
    Glaze: green glaze on exterior, green glaze on rim, clear glaze on rest of interior.
  • Provenance

    To 1968
    John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in Kake No Tani kiln site. [1]
    From 1968
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington DC [2]
    Notes:
    [1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Dr. John Alexander Pope (1906-1982)
  • Origin

    Kake-no-tani kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of John A. Pope
  • Type

    Vessel
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