Two Shino plates with foliate rims separated by three small conical pins, with clay ring used at bottom of stack of such plates

Two Shino plates with foliate rims (molded on interior, carved on exterior) (kikuzara), separated by three small conical pins, with clay ring used at bottom of stack of such plates (this stacking method used for Shino ware only).

Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, late 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with Shino glaze
Style
Mino ware, Shino type
Dimensions
W: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Kani city, ogama kiln, possibly Ogaya district
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-493
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Plate (kikuzara)

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

Two Shino plates with foliate rims (molded on interior, carved on exterior) (kikuzara), separated by three small conical pins, with clay ring used at bottom of stack of such plates (this stacking method used for Shino ware only).

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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