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  • Place of origin:

    Japan (made)

  • Date:

    1930 - 1935 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware with grey and brown glazes and white slip decoration

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bowl, stoneware decorated with grey and brown glazed and white slip. Rounded profile, with large foot-ring. This inside is covered with a coarse whitish-grey glaze, showing seven spur marks, which overflows the outside of the lip and shows signs of transmutation into green and purple. The outside is decorated with three bands and two horizontal wavy lines in white slip under a clear glaze which has elsewhere burnt to an iridescent light purple-brown with flecks of darker brown.

Place of Origin

Japan (made)


1930 - 1935 (made)


Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware with grey and brown glazes and white slip decoration


Height: 9.5 cm

Descriptive line

Japan, modern crafts, production, ceramics
Elmhirst / Leach

Production Note



East Asia Collection

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