Cylindrical vessel, fragment of wall

Historical period(s)
Showa era, ca. 1966
Medium
Stoneware with mottled ochre-yellow glaze
Style
Takatori ware
Dimensions
H x W: 12.8 x 5.8 cm (5 1/16 x 2 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Fukuoka prefecture, Takatori kilns
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-2981
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tea ceremony water jar (mizusashi)

Keywords
Japan, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware, Takatori ware, tea
Provenance

1966
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in Takatori. [1]

From 1966
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
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