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Dish, fragment of rim and base

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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Komononari kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with ash glaze
  • Dimension

    W: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Dish, fragment of rim and base.
    Clay: stoneware.
    Glaze: Grey green translucent ash glaze. Three large spur marks on the bottom. Glaze irregularly applied on base.
    Decoration: glaze only.
    Mark: none. Sticker inscribed "Komononari shita."
  • Marks

    Sticker inscribed "Komononari shita."
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Origin

    Komononari kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of John A. Pope, 1956
  • Type

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