Fragment of unglazed clay dish used as stacking tool

Fragment of unglazed clay dish used as stacking tool (hazamizara); on interior, fragment of small ash-glazed dish with rounded sides (maruzara), separated from hazamizara by clay stacking ring.
Glaze: unglazed stacking too, fragment of small ash-glazed dish.

Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, late 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with ash glaze
Style
Mino ware
Dimensions
W: 9.4 cm (3 11/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Kani city, ogama kiln, possibly Ogaya district
Accession Number
FSC-P-491
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish (maruzara) (fragment)

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

Fragment of unglazed clay dish used as stacking tool (hazamizara); on interior, fragment of small ash-glazed dish with rounded sides (maruzara), separated from hazamizara by clay stacking ring.
Glaze: unglazed stacking too, fragment of small ash-glazed dish.

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

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