Serving bowl, Mino ware, Yellow Seto type


Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, 1580-1599
Stoneware with copper and iron pigments under wood-ash glaze
Mino ware, Yellow Seto type
H x W x D: 5.5 x 16.2 x 16.2 cm (2 3/16 x 6 3/8 x 6 3/8 in)
Japan, Gifu prefecture
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Serving bowl (hachi)

copper pigment, flower, iron pigment, Japan, Mino ware, Yellow Seto type, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615), stoneware, wood-ash glaze, WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mayuyama & Co., Ltd.
Nakajima Yoichi

Published References
  • Louise Allison Cort. Seto and Mino Ceramics. Washington and Honolulu, 1992. cat. 23, p. 93.
  • Julia Murray. A Decade of Discovery: Selected Acquisitions 1970-1980. Exh. cat. Washington, 1979. cat. 66, p. 88.
  • Art Treasures from Japan. Tokyo. cat. 83.
  • Kunstschatze aus Japan. Zurich and Koln. pl. 83.
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 138.
  • Fujioka Ryoichi. Tea Ceremony Utensils. Arts of Japan, no. 3, 1st ed. New York and Tokyo. pl. 169.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum