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Bottle

Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Karatsu (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800-1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware with impressed and slip-filled decoration under a semi-translucent glaze

  • Museum number:

    C.10-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 19, shelf 1

Physical description

Bottle of stoneware with impressed and slip-filled decoration under a semi-translucent glaze. Pear-shaped, with short narrow neck and spreading lip. The decoration is of cell-diaper, with a border of formal star-shaped flowers below and of ellipses above.

Place of Origin

Karatsu (made)

Date

ca. 1800-1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware with impressed and slip-filled decoration under a semi-translucent glaze

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm, Diameter: 7.6 cm

Descriptive line

Bottle, stoneware with impressed and slip-filled decoration under a semi-translucent glaze; Japan, Karatsu kilns, ca. 1800-1900

Materials

Stoneware; Slip; Glaze

Techniques

Impressed; Inlaid; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Diaper-work

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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