Stacking tool

citation

Stacking tool (hasamizara)–unglazed plate inserted in center of stack of glazed plates; Fragment of small plate with rounded rim (maruzara), light green ash glaze, adhering to lower wall; on that plate, fragment of clay stacking ring. “Shadow” of clay stacking ring on interior of unglazed plate.
Glaze: unglazed ware and light green ash glaze.

Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, late 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with ash glaze
Style
Mino ware
Dimensions
W: 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Kani city, ogama kiln, possibly Ogaya district
Accession Number
FSC-P-500
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Kiln furniture (stacking tool, hazamizara)

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

Stacking tool (hasamizara)--unglazed plate inserted in center of stack of glazed plates; Fragment of small plate with rounded rim (maruzara), light green ash glaze, adhering to lower wall; on that plate, fragment of clay stacking ring. "Shadow" of clay stacking ring on interior of unglazed plate.
Glaze: unglazed ware and light green ash glaze.

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

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