Black Raku tea bowl with pine motif

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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Kyoto, Japan
  • Material

    Earthenware with Black Raku glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 8.1 × 11 cm (3 3/16 × 4 5/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Raku Keinyu XI (1817-1902)
  • Description

    Tea bowl of low cylindrical shape with thickly layered black Raku glaze and three sprigs of pine incised on front of vessel, artist's seal impressed on base of bowl within foot ring.
  • Marks

    artist's seal impressed on base of bowl within foot ring
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Origin

    Kyoto, Japan
  • Credit Line

    The Kinsey Chanoyu Collection, Gift of Gregory Kinsey
  • Type

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