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Vase, with lacquer lid for use as tea ceremony water jar

Object Name

Vase or tea-ceremony water jar (mizusashi)

Ware

Karatsu ware, Chosen Karatsu type

Dated

1596-1615

Period

Momoyama period

Medium

Stoneware with rice-straw-ash and iron glazes

Dimensions

HxW: 22.1 x 11.9 cm

City

Imari city

Country

Japan

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Lang Freer

Iteration

2

Shelf Number

167

Wall

West

Title

Vase, with lacquer lid for use as tea ceremony water jar

Object Number

F1905.274a-b

Freer Source

Matsuki Bunkyo

Freer Source City

Boston

Freer Source State

Massachusetts

Freer Source Country

United States

Image

http://141.217.97.109/plugins/Dropbox/files/peacock-jpg/JPEG/F1905.274a-b.jpg

Collection

Citation

"Vase, with lacquer lid for use as tea ceremony water jar," in The Peacock Room, Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, Accession No. F1905.274a-b, Item #3323, http://www.peacockroom.wayne.edu/items/show/3323 (accessed November 21, 2017).