string(22) "edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-1537" Small bowl, foot fragment - National Museum of Asian Art

Small bowl, foot fragment

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1690-1750
  • Geography

    Taku Oyama kiln, Taku, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
  • Accession Number

    FSC-P-1537
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-1537

Object Details

  • Description

    Blue and white, small bowl, foot fragment.
    Clay: porcelain.
    Glaze: clear glaze over blue pigment.
    Description: clear glaze over two cobalt lines around exterior of foot. Clear glaze on interior with a schemitized mountain and water in the center. Slag attached.
  • Provenance

    To 1968
    John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in Taku Oyama 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

    Taku Oyama kiln, Taku, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of John A. Pope
  • Type

    Vessel
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