string(22) "edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-1435" Bowl, base fragment - National Museum of Asian Art

Bowl, base fragment

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 16th century -1670
  • Geography

    Yambeta kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
  • Dimension

    W: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Clay: porcelain.
    Glaze: clear with bluish tint. Unglazed inside gritty foot.
    Decoration: in cobalt pigment under the glaze on exterior.
    Contains sticker.
  • Marks

    Sticker typed "YAMMBETA."
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Origin

    Yambeta kiln site, Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of John A. Pope
  • Type

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