Tsushima ware tea bowl with incised decoration

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Historical period(s)
Edo period, 18th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron slip under feldspathic glaze
Style
Tsushima ware
Dimensions
H x W: 8.1 x 13.4 cm (3 3/16 x 5 1/4 in)
Geography
Japan, Nagasaki prefecture, Tsushima island
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.383
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tea bowl

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

To 1911
Kita Toranosuke, Kyoto, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Kita Toranosuke, Kyoto, in 1911 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See object file.

[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
Kita Toranosuke (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum