Kyoto ware individual serving bowl in shape of sedge hat, with mark "Kiyomizu"
Stoneware with iron pigment under translucent white glaze; gold lacquer repairs
H x W x D: 4.7 x 14.3 x 14.3 cm (1 7/8 x 5 5/8 x 5 5/8 in)
Kiyomizu kiln, Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
Kyoto ware, Old Kiyomizu ware, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, stoneware, Japanese Art, lacquer repair
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
late 17th century
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
To 1897 Rufus E. Moore, New York, NY, to 1897  From 1897 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1897  From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920  Notes:  See Original Pottery List, L. 388, 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.
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