Central disk used in stacking of wares

Central disk used in stacking of wares; supported on pins (hazamizara) adhering to both surfaces of hazamizara, small ash-glazed dishes with rounded sides (maruzara) resting on clay stacking rings.
Glaze: ash glaze.

Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, late 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with ash glaze
Style
Mino ware
Dimensions
W: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Kani city, ogama kiln, possibly Ogaya district
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-486
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Kiln furniture (stacking tool, hazamizara)

Keywords
glazed, Japan, Mino ware, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Central disk used in stacking of wares; supported on pins (hazamizara) adhering to both surfaces of hazamizara, small ash-glazed dishes with rounded sides (maruzara) resting on clay stacking rings.
Glaze: ash glaze.

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