Unidentified owner, Japan, to 1907 
From 1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Japan from an unidentified owner in 1907 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 1570, 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)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Vase in shape of fulling block (kinuta hanaire 砧花入)
Lacquer repairs on rim.
Clay: hard, dense, gray, reddish on surface.
Glaze: brilliant copper-green, crackled, with areas of reduced red. Applied over white slip.
- Published References
- Warren E. Cox. The Book of Pottery and Porcelain. 2 vols., New York. p. 240, pl. 73.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum