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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Onta, Oita prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with white slip under clear glaze, iron glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 8 x 52.2 cm (3 1/8 x 20 9/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Clay: stoneware.
    Glaze: clear glaze over front, iron glaze on back, overlapping slightly at rim onto front of plate.
    Decoration: white slip applied beneath clear 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
  • 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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