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Asian Art

Chawan

1950–70

Stoneware

4 × 4 15/16 in. (10.16 × 12.5 cm)
Gift of Pia Christina Ossorio in memory of Frederic E. Ossorio, B.A. 1942
2013.42.8a-b
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Showa era (1926–89)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Peter Bandtlow (died 1989), Staten Island, N.Y.; sold to Frederic E. Ossorio (1919–2005), Boulder, Colo., May 7, 1981; given to his daughter, Pia Christina Ossorio, Boulder, Colo., 1989 or 1990; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2013

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