Figure of a cat, probably Kyoto ware
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- Figurine. Cat.
- Clay: dense, gray-buff.
- Glaze: mingled cream, yellow, pink, and greenish-brown, crackled.
- Previous custodian or owner
- Bunkio Matsuki 松木文恭 (1867-1940) (C.L. Freer source)
- Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
- To 1897
- Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1897 
- From 1897 to 1919
- Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in 1897 
- From 1920
- Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
-  See Original Pottery List, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
-  See note 1.
-  The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
- Credit Line
- Gift of Charles Lang Freer
- 19th century
- Edo period or Meiji era
- Accession Number
- Restrictions & Rights
- Usage conditions apply
- Earthenware with iron pigment under clear lead glaze
- H x W x D: 2.9 x 5.5 x 3.4 cm (1 1/8 x 2 3/16 x 1 5/16 in)
- Probably Kyoto ware
- Probably Kyoto, Japan
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- Kyoto ware
- Edo period (1615 - 1868)
- Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
- Japanese Art
- Record ID
- Metadata Usage (text)
- Not determined
- GUID (Link to Original Record)
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