Seto ware "white-necked" sake bottle with pouring spout
- Sake bottle (tokkuri)
- Historical period(s)
- Edo period or Meiji era, circa 1850-1890
- Stoneware with iron and rice-straw-ash glazes
- Probably Seto ware
- H x W x D: 25.2 x 9.7 x 9.7 cm (9 15/16 x 3 13/16 x 3 13/16 in)
- Japan, Aichi prefecture, Seto, Shinano village
- Credit Line
- Gift of Charles Lang Freer
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Accession Number
- Sake bottle (tokkuri [JPN]) with pouring lip. Flat base, glazed (four stilt scars).
Clay: hard, grayish.
Glaze: mirror black, red-brown where thin; splash of gray-white, crackled, iridescent unofu glaze over neck.
Decoration: Vertical incised lines on neck.
Rufus E. Moore, New York to 1894 
From 1894 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1894 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 142, 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
- Rufus E. Moore (C.L. Freer source) (1840 - 1918)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
- On View Location
- Currently not on view
- Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), sake, Seto ware, stoneware, wine
- Collection(s) Area
- Japanese Art
- Web Resource(s)
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
- Copyright with museum