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Sake bottle
  • Sake bottle
    Yamada, Hikaru, born 1924 - died 2001
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Sake bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Japan (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1979 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Yamada, Hikaru, born 1924 - died 2001 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware with off-white glaze

  • Museum number:

    FE.58A-1981

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 23, shelf 5

Physical description

Sake bottle of stoneware with off-white glaze

Place of Origin

Japan (made)

Date

ca. 1979 (made)

Artist/maker

Yamada, Hikaru, born 1924 - died 2001 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware with off-white glaze

Marks and inscriptions

Incised mark 'Hikaru' within square depression on the base

Dimensions

Height: 12.5 cm, Width: 6.8 cm

Object history note

From a sake set with two bottles and five cups (FE.58 to F-1981).

Descriptive line

Sake bottle, from a set of two bottles and five cups, stoneware with off white glaze; designed by Yamada Hikaru, Japan, Showa period, ca. 1979

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Japan Style, handlist E16.

Materials

Stoneware

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware; Drinking

Collection

East Asia Collection

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