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Tea bowl, Totoya type
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Tea bowl, Totoya type Tea bowl, Totoya type Tea bowl, Totoya type

Tea bowl, Totoya type

Medium:
Stoneware with brushed white slip under translucent glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 x 17 cm (2 3/4 x 6 11/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Gyeongsangnam-do province, Korea
Topic:
Joseon period (1392 - 1910), tea, Korea, stoneware, clear glaze, white slip, Korean Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Date:
late 16th-beginning of 17th century
Period:
Joseon period
Accession Number:
F1898.87
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1898 Yamanaka & Company, to 1898 [1] From 1898 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1898 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 571, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. The majority of Charles Lang Freer’s purchases from Yamanaka & Company were made at its New York branch. Yamanaka & Company maintained branch offices, at various times, in Boston, Chicago, London, Peking, Shanghai, Osaka, Nara, and Kyoto. During the summer, the company also maintained seasonal locations in Newport, Bar Harbor, and Atlantic City. [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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