Artist: Nakazato Takashi (born 1937)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, May, 1976
Unglazed Tanegashima stoneware
H x Diam: 4.4 x 6.5 cm (1 3/4 x 2 9/16 in)
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Toki, Hananoki kiln (first firing)
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Alexander Pope
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Sake cup

Japan, sake, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware

To 1982
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington, DC [1]

From 1982 to 1986
Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington, DC, ownership transferred to Mrs. Pope after the death of her husband, John A. Pope. [2]

From 1986
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington DC [3]


[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office. See also Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906-1982
Annemarie Henle Pope 1907-2001

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
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