Molded plate with attached ornament, fragment

Molded plate with attached ornament, fragment.
Clay: buff pottery.
Glaze: clear green-toned glaze.
Decoration: none.

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 17th century
Medium
Stoneware with clear green-toned glaze
Style
Mino ware
Dimensions
W: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Toki City, Kujiri village, Kamagane kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of Louise A. Cort
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-3349
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Plate (fragment)

Keywords
clear glaze, Edo period (1615 - 1868), glazed, Japan, Mino ware, stoneware
Provenance

From 1977 to 1985
Louise Allison Cort, Washington, DC, collected in Kamagane 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

Description

Molded plate with attached ornament, fragment.
Clay: buff pottery.
Glaze: clear green-toned glaze.
Decoration: none.

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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