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Bottle

Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Karatsu (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1650-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware with overlapping glazes

  • Museum number:

    C.621-1923

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Bottle of stoneware with overlapping glazes. Pear-shaped body, short neck, flat unglazed base. The glaze runs down in thick black and yellowish waves.

Place of Origin

Karatsu (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1650-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware with overlapping glazes

Dimensions

Height: 20.3 cm, Diameter: 14.6 cm

Object history note

From sale of the Charles Holme collection of Japanese pottery, 24 Sept., 1923, Lot 90.

Descriptive line

Bottle, stoneware with overlapping glazes; Japan, possibly Karatsu kilns, Edo period, ca. 1650-1800

Materials

Stoneware

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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