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Asian Art

Jar (Otsubo)

early 17th century

Stoneware with brown and green glazes (Tanba ware)

45 × 35.56 cm (17 11/16 × 14 in.)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2012.129.1
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Momoyama period (1573–1615)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Christie's, New York, 24 March 2010 sale; purchased by The Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn. and New York; gift in 2012 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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