Kiln furniture

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1610-1659
Medium
Stoneware
Style
Arita ware
Dimensions
D: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Yamanouchi-cho, Uchidayama (Hyakken) kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-1524
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Kiln furniture (firing support disk)

Keywords
Arita ware, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, stoneware, unglazed
Provenance

To 1968
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in Hyakken kiln site. [1]

From 1968
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington DC [2]

Notes:

[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906 - 1982

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

Copyright with museum