Small lid for choka teapot

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Historical period(s)
Edo period or Meiji era, 19th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron-brown glaze
Style
Satsuma ware
Dimensions
D: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Kagoshima prefecture, Naeshirogawa (Miyama), dump (site #0; see map) behind Nankin and Gojoshiki kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Leila Philip
Accession Number
FSC-P-3724
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Teapot lid

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

1986
Leila Philip, collected from a dump site behind Nankin and Gojoshiki kilns, 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