Wall and portion of base of sagger

citation

Wall and portion of base of sagger, remains of green ash glaze on interior, exterior thickly coated with natural glaze streaked with iron, string cut base.
Glaze: remains of green ash glaze on interior, exterior theickly coated with natural glaze streaked with iron.

Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, late 16th century
Style
Mino ware
Dimensions
W: 12 cm (4 3/4 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Kani city, ogama kiln, possibly Ogaya district
Accession Number
FSC-P-495
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Kiln furniture (saggar) (fragment)

Keywords
glazed, Japan, Mino ware, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Wall and portion of base of sagger, remains of green ash glaze on interior, exterior thickly coated with natural glaze streaked with iron, string cut base.
Glaze: remains of green ash glaze on interior, exterior theickly coated with natural glaze streaked with iron.

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

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