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Tea ceremony water jar with design of Gion Festival halberds
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Tea ceremony water jar with design of Gion Festival halberds

Maker(s)
Artist: Style of Nonomura Ninsei (active ca. 1646-77)
Medium:
Stoneware with clear glaze and enamels; silver lid
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 17.1 x 14.8 x 14.8 cm (6 3/4 x 5 13/16 x 5 13/16 in)
Style:
Kyoto ware (false Ninsei seal)
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
Topic:
Kyoto ware, Edo period (1615 - 1868), water, festival, tea, forgery, Japan, silver, stoneware, Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
18th century
Period:
Edo period
Accession Number:
F1893.30a-b
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1893 Tozo Takayanagi, New York, NY, to 1893 [1] From 1893 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Tozo Takayanagi in 1893 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 117, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] 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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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