Miniature jar

Historical period(s)
Edo period or Qing dynasty, 1650-1800
Stoneware with iron decoration under rice-straw-ash glaze
Kansai-related ware or Shiwan (Shekwan) ware
H x Diam: 4.3 × 4.5 cm (1 11/16 × 1 3/4 in)
Japan or China, Kyushu or Guangdong province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


China, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Kyushu-related ware, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), rice-straw-ash glaze, Shiwan ware, stoneware
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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