Tea bowl, fragment of base

Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, 1607-1615
Medium
Stoneware with "ash Shino" glaze
Style
Mino ware, Ash Shino type
Dimensions
H x W: 4 x 9 cm (1 9/16 x 3 9/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Toki City, Kujiri village, Motoyashiki Higashi kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of Louise A. Cort
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-3342
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tea bowl (fragment)

Keywords
glazed, Japan, Mino ware, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615), stoneware, tea
Provenance

From 1977 to 1985
Louise Allison Cort, Washington, DC, collected in Motoyashiki kiln site, Japan. [1]

From 1985
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Louise Allison Cort, Washington, DC [2]

Notes:

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

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Louise Allison Cort

Published References
  • Louise Allison Cort. Seto and Mino Ceramics. Washington and Honolulu, 1992. pp. 219-229.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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