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88 objects
F1893.9

Tea bowl with design of autumn grasses

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1893.9
<p>Tea-bowl, ovoidal; deep flaring foot, notched. Clay: hard, dense, whitish. Glaze: lustrous warm cream, finely crackled. Decorations: floral, enameled in colors and gold, over glaze. Seal: Mimpei.</p>
F1895.4

Plaque with design of scholar

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1895.4
<p>Light gray clay. Underglaze cobalt painted decoration of scholar in bamboo grove gazing over water toward Mount Fuji as attendant prepares tea. Signature, &#8220;Ryokichi&#8221; [followed by illegible character], on back. Glassy white feldspathic glaze, coarsely crackled and flecked with brown iron spots, oxidizing orange where glaze is thin on base. Thirteen round spur marks on &#8230;</p>
F1896.55

Tea bowl with design of chrysanthemums

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1896.55
<p>Tea bowl, bulbous ovoidal; heavy foot. Clay: dense, gray-white. Glaze: pinkish gray-white, crackled, dappled with gold; black on rim. Decoration: embossed in thick white glaze.</p>
F1897.10a-b

Satsuma ware tea-ceremony water jar in the shape of a well curb

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1897.10a-b
<p>Water-jar (mizusashi) in form of a well-head, quadrilateral, cypress (sugi) wood cover with nashiji lacquer lining and metal ornaments of crab and bird. Clay: hard, dense, cream-colored stoneware Glaze: transparent, finely crackled Decoration: in pink, light green and pale lavender enamels and gold, over glaze. Chrysanthemums, grasses and vines outside. Peony scroll band at top &#8230;</p>
F1898.441

Ofuke ware tea bowl in style of Vietnamese ware

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1898.441
<p>Light gray clay, brown on surface, stained in areas around cracks. White slip; double coating of slip in bottom only. Underglaze painted in decoration in faint blue-gray cobalt: two horizontal lines at midpoint of body, single lines below rim and just above base, single ring in bottom; three floral sprays and three geometric designs paired, &#8230;</p>
F1899.37

Shiga ware cylindrical tea bowl in Oribe style

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1899.37
<p>White clay, pinkish buff where exposed. Decoration of grasses incised under clear brown wash; hatching incised under clear glaze (body indented in each area); and flower and grasses painted in black overglaze enamel. Kiln mark, &#8220;Shiga ,&#8221; in katakana syllables without frame, stamped on base inside foot rim. Thick iron wash over half, appearing dull &#8230;</p>
F1899.61a-b

Kyoto ware jar with design of phoenixes and paulownia crests

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1899.61a-b
<p>Jar. Gold lacquer repairs. Black lacquer cover. Clay: hard, sonorous, beige. Stained where exposed at base. Glaze: translucent fish-roe crackle. Decoration: in green, blue and red enamels, and gold, over glaze. Gold lost in areas. Pair of phoenixes, five paulownia crests, kashiwa leaves and grasses, and vinescroll motif. Seal and inscription.</p>