Asian Art

Fresh-Water Jar (Mizusashi)

late 18th century

Stoneware, Oribe

with lid: 6 1/8 x 5 1/2 in. (15.5 x 14 cm) without lid: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Gift of Pia Christina Ossorio in memory of Frederic E. Ossorio, B.A. 1942
2013.42.120a-b
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Bought by Ossorio on Nov 19, 1977 from Joseph U. Seo.

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