Kiln stacking tool (“kiln foot”), with fragments of stacking disks attached

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Historical period(s)
Edo period or Meiji era
Medium
Stoneware
Style
Satsuma ware
Dimensions
H: 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Kagoshima prefecture, Miyama (Naeshirogawa), Gojoshiki kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of Leila Philip
Accession Number
FSC-P-3705
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Kiln furniture (firing uspport pillar)

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), Satsuma ware, stoneware
Provenance

1986
Leila Philip, collected from Gojoshiki kiln site, Naeshirogawa, Japan. [1]

From 1986
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Leila Philip. [2]

Notes:

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

[2] See object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Leila Philip American, born 1961

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

Copyright with museum