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Saké bottle, Chosen Karatsu type

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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1972
  • Geography

    Ochawangama kiln, Karatsu, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with iron and rice-straw-ash glazes
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 19.6 x 10.5 cm (7 11/16 x 4 1/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Studio of Nakazato Tarouemon XII (1895-1985)
  • Provenance

    To 1982
    John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington, DC [1]
    From 1982 to 1986
    Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington, DC, ownership transferred to Mrs. Pope after the death of her husband, John A. Pope. [2]
    From 1986
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington DC [3]
    [1] See Curatorial Remark 5 in the object record.
    [2] See object record.
    [3] See note 2.
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Dr. John Alexander Pope (1906-1982)
    Annemarie Henle Pope (1907-2001)
  • Origin

    Ochawangama kiln, Karatsu, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Mrs. John Alexander Pope
  • Type

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