Covered jar, "Oxcart"

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1991
  • Geography

    Tokyo, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with guan-style glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 21 x 25.5 cm (8 1/4 x 10 1/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Miura Koheiji (1933-2006)
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Honoring Friends: Recent Gifts by Members of the Freer and Sackler Galleries (June 10 to November 25, 2001)
    Shades of Green and Blue: Chinese Celadon Ceramics (July 15, 1997 to September 7, 2004)
    Modern Japanese Ceramics in American Collections (December 8, 1993 to August 23, 1994)
    Object of the Bi-Month (April 25, 1991 to March 21, 2007)
  • Origin

    Tokyo, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. Willard Clark, Dr. and Mrs. Robert Feinberg, and Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Sokol
  • Type

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