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日本 織部矢松文向付 (17世紀前期)
Dish in the Shape of an Arrow's Fletching

Period:
Momoyama period (1573–1615)
Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware with underglaze iron brown and copper-green glaze (Mino ware, Oribe type)
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); W. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm); L. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number:
2002.447.27
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 202
Originally part of a larger set, these dishes would have been used during the informal meal (kaiseki) before the formal part of the tea ceremony.
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