Charles A. Dana (1819-1897), New York to 1897 
From 1898 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased at auction, the Dana Collection Sale, American Art Galleries, New York February 24-26, 1898 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 312, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1. This object appears to have been listed as no. 204 in the Dana Collection sale catalogue (according to Curatorial Remark 7, Louise Cort, July 18, 2005, in the object record).
 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.