Satsuma ware sake ewer
- Sake ewer
- Historical period(s)
- Edo period, second half of 17th-18th century
- White stoneware with clear glaze; silver lid and cover on spout
- Satsuma ware, White Satsuma type
- H x W (overall): 13.1 x 9.9 cm (5 3/16 x 3 7/8 in)
- Japan, Kagoshima prefecture, Kagoshima, Hiyamizu kiln
- Credit Line
- Gift of Charles Lang Freer
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Accession Number
- Wine-pot, ovoidal; bell-shaped upper portion. Silver cap on spout. Silver cover.
Clay: hard, grayish.
Glaze: brilliant cream, crackled.
Tozo Takayanagi, New York to 1893 
From 1893 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Tozo Takayanagi in 1893 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 261, 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
- Tozo Takayanagi (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
- On View Location
- Currently not on view
- Collection(s) Area
- Japanese Art
- Web Resource(s)
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
- Copyright with museum