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Asian Art

Chawan

17th century

Ceramic

3 1/8 × 5 3/8 in. (8 × 13.6 cm)
Gift of Pia Christina Ossorio in memory of Frederic E. Ossorio, B.A. 1942
2013.42.4a-b
Culture: 
Japan or Korean
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Unknown Kansas collector; sold to the Asian Gallery for Chawan at Shiata of San Francisco, California; sold to Frederic E. Ossorio (1919–2005), Boulder, Colo. May 10, 1977; inherited by daughter Pia Christina Ossorio, Boulder, Colo.; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2013

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