Base to a small bowl or plate

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Historical period(s)
Edo period, 18th century
Medium
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Style
Arita ware
Dimensions
W (overall): 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Yumino, Kiln site on property of Nakajima
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-3183
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl or plate (fragment)

Keywords
clear glaze, cobalt pigment, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Karatsu ware, Takeo Karatsu type, porcelain
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