Yamanaka & Company, Kyoto, to 1911 
From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1911 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 2140, Freer Galley 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
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Bottle with broad flat shoulder and short neck with flaring rim.
Clay: gray stoneware fired reddish brown, thinly potted.
Glaze: glossy black with slight iridescence.
Decoration: floral designs painted in rusty brown.
Inscription on base.
Inscription on base, in ink: Ma 馬 (horse) .
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum