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Nezumi-Shino Lobed Vase

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Pumpkin-shaped vessel with lobed body and pitted surface; color is predominantly medium-gray with rust red streaks; a very light gray 1 3/4 inch band around hexagonal opening.

Signed

Signed on base: RM

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1998, from Gallery Dai Ichi Arts, Ltd., New York, NY.

Credit Line

Gift of The Seminarians in memory of Joseph D. Hinkle

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1998

Object Place

Kyoto-Fu, Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 19.1cm (7 1/2 in.) Diam. (Height x diameter): 27.9 cm (11in.)

Accession Number

1998.439

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware