Small vase for Buddhist altar

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    18th century
  • Geography

    Ohira kiln group, Ohira, Toki city, Gifu prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with amber glaze
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Small vase for Buddhist altar, with elongated neck, broad everted rim (part missing), S-shapted lug on neck (mate missing from opposite side)
    Clay: stoneware
    Glaze: translucent amber brown iron glaze
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Origin

    Ohira kiln group, Ohira, Toki city, Gifu prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Mr. Yokota
  • Type

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