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Asian Art

Wide-mouthed Yusetsu jar bearing mark: Nihon Yusetsu

mid-19th century

Low with flat base, inverted lip

3 5/16 × 5 5/16 in. (8.4 × 13.5 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
Ise, Japan
Japanese, Ise province
Edo period (1615–1868)
Containers - Ceramics

Asia Institute, New York; Mrs. William H. Moore (Ada Small Moore) (1858–1955) New York; gift in 1951 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.


Edward Morse Shepard, Catalogue of the Morse Collection of Japanese Pottery (Cambridge, Mass.: Riverside Press, 1901), no. 1196.

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