Bottle, Satsuma ware
- Sake bottle (tokkuri)
- Artist: Decoration attributed to Kano Tangen (1679-1767)
- Historical period(s)
- Edo period, 18th century
- Stoneware with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
- Satsuma ware, White Satsuma type
- H x Diam: 21.8 x 17.8 cm (8 9/16 x 7 in)
- Japan, Kagoshima prefecture, Kagoshima, Hiyamizu kiln
- Credit Line
- Gift of Charles Lang Freer
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Accession Number
- Bottle (tokkuri [Jpn]), octagonal, ovoidal.
Clay: hard, white.
Glaze: luminous cream-white; variable brown crackle.
Decoration: in grayish tones, under glaze.
- The decoration on this bottle is attributed to the artist Kano Tangen, who served as the official painter for the Satsuma domain, where the bottle was made.
Tozo Takayanagi, New York to 1892 
From 1892 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Tozo Takayanagi in 1892 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 93, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
- Former owner
- Tozo Takayanagi (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
- On View Location
- Currently not on view
- Collection(s) Area
- Japanese Art
- Rights Statement
- Copyright with museum