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An image of Storage jar by Shigaraki ware

Shigaraki ware

(Japan  – )

Title
Storage jar
Place of origin
ShigarakiJapan
Period
Muromachi (Ashikaga) period 1392 - 1573 → Japan
Year
15th century
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
stoneware with natural ash glaze
Dimensions

16.5 cm diam. of rim; 53.0 x 39.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Norman Sparnon 1989
Accession number
86.1989
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Ceramics', Sydney, 2003, 261 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 1994