Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1901 
From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1901 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 1016, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
- Previous Owner(s)
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Light brown clay; some bloating. String-cut base. Single horizontal grooves inside neck, on shoulder, and around median of body; faceting around base; multiple vertical slashes of uneven length, concentrated in lower half of body. Thin brown iron wash completely covering outside. Triangle of thin ash glaze on shoulder, running down side in single drip. Inside unglazed.
- Published References
- Louise Allison Cort. Seto and Mino Ceramics. Washington and Honolulu, 1992. cat. 60, p. 136.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum