Wall of grating bowl, eight-tooth combing

Historical period(s)
Muromachi period, Momoyama period, 1550-1600
Shigaraki ware
Japan, Shiga prefecture, Shigaraki, Maki (Kubode district) kiln not known
Credit Line
Gift of Louise A. Cort
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Tool and Equipment

Grating bowl (suribachi) (fragment)

Japan, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615), Muromachi period (1333 - 1573), Shigaraki ware, stoneware, unglazed

From 1977 to 1985
Louise Allison Cort, Washington, DC, collected from Kubode district, Shigaraki, Japan. [1]

From 1985
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Louise Allison Cort, Washington, DC [2]


[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Louise Allison Cort

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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