Satsuma ware

(Japan  – )

Covered jar

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
19th century
Media
Ceramic
Medium
stoneware
Dimensions
27.7 x 23.0 cm :
a - lid; 4.6 x 12.3 cm
b - jar; 23.8 x 23 cm
Signature & date

Signed on base, in Japanese, inscribed "Gyoku-(illeg.) zô [made by Gyoku-(illeg.)]". Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Charles Binnie 1924
Accession number
4053.a-b