Spier Collection, to 1906 
From 1906 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), puchased from the Spier Collection in 1906 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 105, 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)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Julius Spier (C.L. Freer source) 1848 - 1923
Light gray clay. Traces of string-cut pattern in center of trimmed foot. Bands of three different patterns applied to body with roulettes. Molasses brown iron glaze on neck and shoulder; thin clear glaze on body and base.
- Published References
- Louise Allison Cort. Seto and Mino Ceramics. Washington and Honolulu, 1992. cat. 91, p. 179.
- Warren E. Cox. The Book of Pottery and Porcelain. 2 vols., New York. p. 242, pl. 75.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum