Artist Japanese
Title
  • Shigaraki Ware Water Jar
Date 16th century
Medium jar: stoneware; lid: wood, lacquer
Dimensions Overall: 6 1/4 × 6 × 6 1/16 inches (15.9 × 15.2 × 15.4 cm)
Storage (Wooden Box): 8 5/8 × 8 1/16 × 8 1/8 inches (21.9 × 20.5 × 20.6 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Ancient Art Deaccession Fund, gifts from Harold J. Quilhot, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert V. Book, Mrs. O.B. Nordstrom in memory of her parents Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Wyhan, Gibbs-Williams Fund, Mrs. Byron C. Foy in memory of her father Walter P. Chrysler, by exchange
Accession Number 2014.36
Department Asian Art
Not On View
(Koichi Yanagi Oriental Fine Arts, New York, New York, USA);
2014-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)