string(22) "edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-1699" Vessel fragment (part of rim?) - National Museum of Asian Art

Vessel fragment (part of rim?)

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Sanage kiln group, Aichi prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with natural ash glaze
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Impressions of carved paddle used to form vessel.
    Clay: dark grey stoneware.
    Glaze: natural ash glaze on outer surface.
    Contains sticker and inscription.
  • Marks

    Small label with kiln name "Sanage" adhered.
  • Inscriptions

    Written "A" in pencil.
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Origin

    Sanage kiln group, Aichi prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of John A. Pope
  • Type

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