Yachimun – Okinawan Ceramics

"Yachimun – Okinawan Ceramics"

Honkan Room 14  June 25, 2019 (Tue) - September 16, 2019 (Mon)

  
Chuka: Pot for Liquor or Tea with Spout, Crab design in overglaze enamel, Okinawa Main Island; Tsuboya ware, Second Sho dynasty, Ryukyu kingdom, late 18th–19th century

This exhibition invites visitors to view Okinawan ceramics alongside the Chinese ceramics prized and passed down by the Ryukyu people.