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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Onta, Oita prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with amber iron glaze and iron- and copper-tinted rice-straw-ash glazes
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 7.2 × 45.2 cm (2 13/16 × 17 13/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Clay: stoneware.
    Glaze: translucent amber glaze.
    Decoration: white slip applied by brush beneath the glaze; opaque green and ochre glazes splashed over the glaze.
    Mark: none.
    Box: none.
  • Provenance

    From early 1950s to 2010
    Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
    From 2010
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2010
    Curatorial notes: according to Taka Hauge in conversation in 2009, Victor Hauge bought this dish in the 1950s at an exhibition in Tokyo, during the time he was living in Japan.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Folk Traditions in Japanese Art (September 20 to October 29, 1978)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Victor and Takako Hauge ((1919-2013) and (1923-2015))
  • Origin

    Onta, Oita prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
  • Type

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