Asian Art

Chawan

late 16th–early 17th century

Shigaraki ware

3 5/16 x 4 1/2 in. (8.4 x 11.5 cm)
Gift of Pia Christina Ossorio in memory of Frederic E. Ossorio, B.A. 1942
2013.42.77a-c
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Momoyama period (1573–1615)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Bought by Ossorio on October 25, 1978 from Azuma Norio.

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