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Buff clay. Foot rim hand cut in irregular spiral. Around base, incised design of water wheel and grasses. Clear, glassy feldspathic glaze, translucent white where thick, over red iron oxide slip, appearing pale red under glaze; partially exposed on base. Two fingerprints in glaze near base. Base unglazed.
Buff clay concealed by iron wash. Ash glaze applied over overall iron slip, appearing opaque yellow-brown speckled with dark brown, ending evenly slightly below midline of body. Metal rim; brown lacquer repairs.