Medium-sized dish fragment

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

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

    Stoneware with iron pigment under ash glaze
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Medium-sized dish (missing portions of rim and wall).
    Clay: light grey stoneware.
    Glaze: under-developed greyish nearly-opaque ash glaze, covering three irregularly-shaped splashes of iron pigment positioned around rim on interior approximately equidistantly.
    Three stacking stilt scars in interior.
    Contains stickers.
  • Marks

    One sticker states the kiln name "Oh-hira".
  • 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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