Nabeshima ware dish in one-shaku size

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1770-1830
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Arita ware, Nabeshima type
H x Diam (overall): 10.7 x 34.1 cm (4 3/16 x 13 7/16 in)
Japan, Saga prefecture, Imari, Nabeshima official kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Joe M. Blumberg
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Arita ware, Nabeshima type, bamboo, cobalt pigment, Edo period (1615 - 1868), flower, Japan, pine tree, porcelain, shogun

To 1985
Mrs. Joe M. Blumberg, Bethesda, Maryland. [1]

From 1985
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. Joe M. Blumberg, Bethesda, Maryland. [2]


[1] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1. The object was transferred from the Study Collection to the Permanent Collection in 2010. See Curatorial Remark 9 in the object record.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mrs. Joe M. Blumberg

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