Jar in style of Goryeo celadon

Historical period(s)
Edo period or Meiji era, 19th century
Medium
Body: stoneware with white and black slips inlaid under celadon glaze; gold pigment over glaze. Lid: stoneware with celadon glaze.
Style
Probably Kyoto ware
Dimensions
H x W: 6.8 x 7.4 cm (2 11/16 x 2 15/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Probably Kyoto
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1905.298.1-2
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), green glaze, incense, Japan, Kyoto ware, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), stoneware, tiger
Provenance

To 1905
Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1905 [1]

From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1905 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1442, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] 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)

Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum