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Tea bowl

Tea bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Seto (made)
    Mino (made)

  • Date:

    possibly 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, painted, glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Julius C. Spier through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    C.401-1922

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 19, shelf 2

Physical description

Tea bowl, stoneware with crackled white, green and blue glazes and painting in brown. Painted outside with cherry-blossom on a raft, cords and tassels, and splashes of green and blue. Base unglazed.

Place of Origin

Seto (made)
Mino (made)

Date

possibly 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, painted, glazed

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm, Diameter: 12.4 cm

Descriptive line

Tea bowl, stoneware with crackled white, green and blue glazes and painting in brown; Japan, Seto/Mino, possibly 17th century

Materials

Stoneware

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Rafts; Cherry blossom

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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