Keywords: iron pigment
Large slab plate, E-Shino style. Mark: signed on the base. Box: lost in course of traveling exhibition.
Kendi with compressed globular body, tall neck with flanged mouth, mammiform spout, splayed foot and flat base. Clay: red earthenware. Glaze: none. Decoration: traces of white slip and iron pigment around the body.
Bowl with rounded sides, upright rim and carved footring. Clay: medium grey stoneware with white impurities; coarse and grainy. Glaze: clear, glossy, transparent; marred by pinholes on both interior and exterior; foot and base unglazed. Decoration: painted in underglaze iron pigment on thick creamy white slip; a dot encircled by two concentric circles on the …