Keywords: Seto ware

156 objects
F1898.90

Mino ware tea bowl

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Buff clay, reddish brown on part of surface on one side. String-cutting mark visible on trimmed foot rim. Yellow ash glaze, appearing olive-green where thick, stained brown in crackles, ending in beads. Inside of foot rim unglazed. On inside wall, single brown streak of iron; in bottom, pool of dark green glaze with opaque bluish …

F1898.85a-b

Tea caddy

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F1898.78a-b

Incense burner

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Incense-burner; high basal ring, notched. Silver cover. Clay: hard, grayish-white. Reddish where exposed. Glaze: greenish-gray, splashed with two tones of blue (underglaze cobalt).

F1898.62a-b

Jar with three lugs, for burial of cremated remains

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Jar, cylindrical ovoidal; three loop handles one broken. Gold lacquer repairs. Black lacquer cover. Clay: dense, hard, metallic. Glaze: deep cream-yellow, darkening to gray-brown and red-brown; minute reddish crackle. Blackish residue coating interior; remains of residue on exterior.

F1897.95

Bowl, Oro-jawan type

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Buff clay. Chocolate brown, matte iron glaze mottled with lighter brown; rim dipped into ash glaze, appearing opaque light brown on rim, translucent reddish brown where running down body. Base glazed except for foot rim.

F1897.92a-b

Tea caddy, katatsuki type

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Clay: hard, dense. Dark gray on surface, lighter gray on worn areas around edge of base. Glaze: black and very dark greenish-brown, splashed with yellow. Interior glazed.

F1897.60

Serving bowl

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Light gray clay. Lappet motif stamped irregularly around outside of rim. Yellow ash glaze, olive-green where thick, stained brown in crackle. Glaze inside foot. Three large spur marks on unglazed foot rim. Large crescent-shaped crack in base. Gold lacquer repairs to lip and vertical cracks in walls.

F1897.48

Tea bowl in Decorated Shino style

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Buff clay, darkened on surface by use. On lower wall, underglaze iron painted decoration of two clusters of schematized grass motifs, partially obscured by glaze. Feldspathic glaze of irregular thickness; stained brown in crackles. Base and foot unglazed.