Tea ceremony water jar, unknown Raku ware workshop

Artist: False signature of Hon'ami Kōetsu 本阿弥光悦 (1558-1637)
Historical period(s)
Edo period or Meiji era, 19th century
Earthenware with iron pigment and white slip under clear glaze, traces of copper pigment; lacquer lid; wooden stand added by dealer
Raku ware, unknown workshop
H x Diam: 15.6 × 33.1 cm (6 1/8 × 13 1/16 in)
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)

earthenware, Edo period (1615 - 1868), goose, iron pigment, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), Raku ware, tea, water, white slip
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
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