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Tea bowl: C.123-1934

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Pottery: Unknown

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Description

Footed black Oribe stoneware tea bowl, thrown, turned and altered (shoe shape) with pronounced lip at rim. Lip repaired in gold. White Shino glaze, black area and decoration in black (hanging plants with vertical lines; geometric pattern). Small blob of white and blue glaze in well. Black glaze on rim.

Notes

History note: Unknown before Frank Brangwyn, RA

Legal notes

Purchased from Frank Brangwyn, using the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 6.8 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Mino ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1934-09-20) by Brangwyn, Frank

Dating

18th Century-19th Century
Edo period (1615-1868) / Meiji period (1868-1912)
Circa 1700 CE - Circa 1899 CE

Components of the work

Decoration composed of pigment ( black) glaze ( small blobs of white and black glaze in well.)
Rim composed of glaze ( black) Diameter 13.2 cm
Bowl Diameter 12.4 cm
Foot Diameter 5 cm

Materials used in production

white Shino glaze Glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating)
Turning
Throwing
Altering

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.123-1934
Primary reference Number: 71632
Old number: BJ.102
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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