H. R. Yamamato, to 1905 
From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from H. R. Yamamoto in 1905 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 1420, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
- Previous Owner(s)
H. R. Yamamoto (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854 - 1919
Clay: soft, gray. Raku type.
Glaze: gray with variations of yellowish, pinkish, and greenish tints. Reduced. Red Raku glaze.
Decoration: seated crane in high relief. Underglaze iron marks on one edge to assist in aligning lid and base.
Mark. "Koetsu" and cipher (kao) written on bottom of base with underglaze iron pigment.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
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