Stacking device: wheel-thrown disk with three attached stilts

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Historical period(s)
Edo period, 17th century
Medium
Stoneware
Style
Mino ware
Dimensions
D: 9 cm (3 9/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu Prefecture, Toki City, Kujiri village, Kamagane kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of Louise A. Cort
Accession Number
FSC-P-3351
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Kiln furniture (firing support disk)

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Mino ware, stoneware, unglazed
Provenance

From 1977 to 1985
Louise Allison Cort, Washington, D.C., collected in Kamagane kiln site, Japan. [1]

From 1985
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Louise Allison Cort, Washington, D.C. [2]

Notes:

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

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Louise Allison Cort

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

Copyright with museum