Tea ceremony water jar, Karatsu ware, Takeo Karatsu type

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1640-1670
Stoneware with white slip under copper-green rice-straw-ash glaze, brown slip; gold lacquer repairs
Karatsu ware, Takeo Karatsu type
H x Diam: 16.7 × 18.4 cm (6 9/16 × 7 1/4 in)
Japan, Saga prefecture, Takeo, Takeo Karatsu kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Tea ceremony water jar (mizusashi)

Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Karatsu ware, Takeo Karatsu type, lacquer repair, stoneware, tea, water
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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