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Tea bowl

Tea bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Japan (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, painted, glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Julius C. Spier through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    C.389-1922

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Tea bowl of glazed earthenware, painted inside with waves in white outlined in black. The outside roughly carved in facets.

Place of Origin

Japan (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, painted, glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'Hoshuku' singed in black

Dimensions

Height: 6.7 cm, Diameter: 14.3 cm

Descriptive line

Tea bowl, glazed earthenware painted in white and black; Japan, Raku type, Edo period, 18th century

Labels and date

JAPANESE (signed Hoshuku); 18th century.
Given by Mr. Julius Spier. C.389-1922 [as at 2005]

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Raku; Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Waves

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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