Terms of Use
Use of Open Data of The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka

Established: October 20, 2020
Last updated: January 27, 2021

All the digital images on this “The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka Open Data” website can be downloaded, duplicated and re-distributed freely without applying to the museum. These images can be used for both commercial or non-commercial purposes, such as in publications, websites, lecture slides, TV programs and printing on products for sale.
Before using, please read “1. About the use of open data images”, provisions (1) through (6) as given below. By using this service, you are deemed to have agreed to these Terms of Use.

1. Use of Open Data images

(1) Citation of the museum (possessor of the work)
Please cite “The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka” as the name of the possessor. If the object is a donated work, please include the name of the donor in the credit line as follows:

  • If the work is a gift of SUMITOMO Group

    : “The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka (gift of SUMITOMO Group, the ATAKA Collection)”
  • If the work is a gift of Mr. ATAKA Eiichi

    : “The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka (gift of Mr. ATAKA Eiichi)”
  • If the work is a gift of Mr. ATAKA Teruya

    : “The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka (gift of Mr. ATAKA Teruya)”
  • If the work is a gift of Dr. RHEE Byung-chang

    : “The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka (gift of Dr. RHEE Byung-chang)”
  • If the work is a gift of Mr. TOHATA Kenzo

    : “The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka (gift of Mr. TOHATA Kenzo)”

(2) Citation of photographer
Please indicate the name of the photographer as follows:

  • If the work has been photographed by Mr. NISHIKAWA Shigeru

    : “Photograph by NISHIKAWA Shigeru”
  • If the work has been photographed by Mr. MUDA Tomohiro

    : “Photograph by MUDA Tomohiro”

(3) Clarifying editing or processing (if any)
If you have added any editing or processing to the original image for use, please state that such modifications have been made, in addition to the above citations, as follows:

  • “Made by processing the original image data downloaded from the ‘The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka Open Data’” (URL of the relevant page) 

Please do not publish or use the edited and/or processed information in a way that may be misinterpreted as having been made by the museum.

(4) Contents that do not apply to the Terms of Use
Symbols, logos and character designs that represent organizations or specific enterprises do not apply to these Terms of Use. Images may not be used for these purposes.

(5) Disclaimer
In no event shall the museum give warranties regarding the accuracy or validity of the contents.
In addition, in no event shall the museum be liable for any damages resulting from the use of the contents.

(6) Others
These Terms of Use are compatible with the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (terms and conditions for use of copyright stipulated at <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode.ja/>, hereinafter referred to as “CC BY”), hence the contents to which these Terms of Use apply may also be used in compliance with CC BY.

2. Use of images not designated as “Open Data”

Application is required for use of images not designated as “Open Data”. For details. please refer to the “Terms of Use—Use of Collection Data of The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka”.

3. Request for submitting a copy of your publication

The museum would very much appreciate receiving a copy of your publications or other finished products which contain the reproduction of the images of our collection.

Contact information (mailing address for applications or print copies of publications etc.):

The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka
1-1-26 Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0005
Japan
TEL +81-(0)6-6223-0055 / FAX +81-(0)6-6223-0057