Rim of grating bowl, fragment

Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1970-1979
Medium
Stoneware with shiny iron glaze
Style
Shigaraki ware
Dimensions
W: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Shiga prefecture, Shigaraki, Nagano village
Credit Line
Gift of Louise A. Cort
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-3439
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Tool and Equipment
Type

Grating bowl (suribachi) (fragment)

Keywords
brown and black glaze, glazed, Japan, Shigaraki ware, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware
Provenance

From 1976-79 to 1985
Louise Allison Cort, Washington, DC, collected from Nagano, 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
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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