Fragment (neck) of a jar

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Historical period(s)
Edo period, 18th century
Medium
Brown stoneware with white slip
Style
Karatsu ware, Takeo Karatsu type
Dimensions
W (overall): 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Yumino, Yumino kilns
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-3177
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar (fragment)

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Karatsu ware, Takeo Karatsu type, stoneware, white slip
Provenance

To 1972
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington D.C., collected from a kiln site on the property of Nakajima, Yumino, Saga prefecture, Japan. [1]

From 1972
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
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum