Shoulder of sake bottle

Historical period(s)
Meiji era, early 20th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron pigment under clear glaze
Style
Shigaraki ware
Dimensions
W: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Shiga prefecture, Shigaraki, Koyama village
Credit Line
Gift of Louise A. Cort
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-3438
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Sake bottle (kampin) (fragment)

Keywords
clear glaze, glazed, iron pigment, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), sake, Shigaraki ware, stoneware, wine
Provenance

From 1976-79 to 1985
Louise Allison Cort, Washington, DC, collected from Kōyama, Shigaraki, Japan between 1976 and 1979. [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

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