Base of tea caddy with string-cut foot (shard)

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Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1614-1624
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Style
Takatori ware
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 5.7 x 3.3 x 3.3 cm (2 1/4 x 1 5/16 x 1 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Fukuoka prefecture, Nogata, Uchigaso kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Andrew Maske
Accession Number
FSC-P-4235
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tea caddy (chaire)

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, stoneware, Takatori ware, tea
Provenance

From 1992 to 1993
Andrew Maske, Oxford, England, collected from the field adjacent to the Uchigaso kiln site, Nogata, Japan. [1]

From 1993
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Andrew Maske, Oxford, England. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.

[2] See object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Andrew Maske

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

Copyright with museum