Lump of porcelain clay

citation

Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1966?
Medium
Porcelain
Style
Arita ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.5 x 4 cm (1 3/8 x 1 9/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Arita, Izumiyama mine
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-2985
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Clay sample (porcelain)

Keywords
Arita ware, Japan, porcelain, Showa era (1926 - 1989)
Provenance

To 1966
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington D.C., collected in Izumiyama mine. [1]

From 1966
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington D.C. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906 - 1982

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with artist