Water jar, Clay covered with glaze and iron-brown splashes; black lacquer cover (Ki [yellow] Seto ware), Japan

黄瀬戸焼水指
Water jar

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
probably 17th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay covered with glaze and iron-brown splashes; black lacquer cover (Ki [yellow] Seto ware)
Dimensions:
H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); Diam. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.118.81a, b
Not on view
Syracuse. Everson Museum of Art. "Fragile Blossoms, Enduring Earth: The Japanese Influence on American Ceramics," May 17, 1989–August 29, 1989.