Vase with crescent-moon and sun-shaped lugs

Historical period(s)
Edo period or Meiji era, 1800-1880
Stoneware with iron and ash glazes
Possibly Agano or Takatori ware
H x W: 20.2 x 12.2 cm (7 15/16 x 4 13/16 in)
Japan, Fukuoka prefecture
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Agano ware, brown and black glaze, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), moon, stoneware, sun, Takatori ware, wood-ash glaze
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
The Story of the Beautiful
Google Cultural Institute
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