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Tenmoku tea bowl, possibly Agano ware

Tenmoku tea bowl, possibly Agano ware
Usage Conditions Apply
Date
1800-1880
Period
Edo period or Meiji era
Type
Ceramic
Vessel
Medium
Stoneware with overfired iron glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam: 7 × 12.4 cm (2 3/4 × 4 7/8 in)
Style
Kyoto ware
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
F1898.514
Previous custodian or owner
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1898
Yamanaka & Company, New York 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. 585, 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.
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Related Online Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Kyoto, Japan