Miyamaru ware tub for pressed sushi

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Historical period(s)
Edo period, mid 19th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Style
Miyamaru ware
Dimensions
H x W: 11.1 x 21.8 cm (4 3/8 x 8 9/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Miyazaki prefecture, Miyamaru
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1901.98
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Sushi tub (sushi oke)

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Miyamaru ware, stoneware
Provenance

1901
Rufus E. Moore, 1901 [1]

From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1901 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] 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)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Rufus E. Moore (C.L. Freer source) 1840 - 1918

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

Copyright with museum