Small lamp with handle (broken) and spout

citation

Historical period(s)
Meiji era, late 19th century
Medium
Stoneware
Style
Shigaraki ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.1 x 10.4 x 7.3 cm (1 1/4 x 4 1/8 x 2 7/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Shiga prefecture, Shigaraki, Chokushi No. 18 kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of Louise A. Cort
Accession Number
FSC-P-3421
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Lamp (kantera)

Keywords
Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), Shigaraki ware, stoneware
Provenance

From 1976-79 to 1985
Louise Allison Cort, Washington, D.C., collected in Chokushi No. 18 kiln site, Shigaraki, Japan between 1976 and 1979. [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