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Tea jar

Period: Momoyama period (1573–1615)
Date: ca. 1600
Culture: Japan
Medium: Cylindrical, rounded base and shoulder; reddish brown clay; iron rust glaze, stopping short of base; splash of golden glaze on shoulder (Seto ware)
Dimensions: H. (with lid) 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); Diam. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number: 36.120.596a, b

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