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Satsuma ware tea-ceremony water jar in the shape of a well curb
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Satsuma ware tea-ceremony water jar in the shape of a well curb

Satsuma ware tea-ceremony water jar in the shape of a well curb

Medium:
White stoneware with enamels over clear glaze; wood, metal, and lacquer lid
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 17.9 x 17.3 x 17.4 cm (7 1/16 x 6 13/16 x 6 7/8 in)
Style:
Satsuma ware, Nishiki type
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Kagoshima prefecture, Japan
Topic:
bird, peony, Satsuma ware, Nishiki type, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Meiji era (1868 - 1912), water, tea, crab, Japan, stoneware, Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
1880-1890
Period:
Meiji era
Accession Number:
F1897.10a-b
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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