Keywords: Seto ware

156 objects
F1902.186a-b

Tea caddy

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Buff clay, darkened on surface by use. Diagonal indentation on shoulder, probably accidental. String-cut base, worn smooth. Mottled iron glaze nearly black where thick, rust brown where thin. Inside unglazed except for accidental spills of glaze inside mouth.

F1901.132a-b

Tea caddy, katatsuki type

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Tea caddy (chaire) Ivory cover. String-cut foot. Clay: hard, dense, coarse. Orange on surface. Glaze: thick leather-brown, iron glaze, with panel of ash glaze. Interior unglazed. Weight 147.94 grams.

F1901.91a-b

Tea caddy, katatsuki type

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Tea caddy, with ivory cover. Clay: hard, dense, gray. Glaze: copper-brown under thin veiling of metallic black of dull lustre, broadly splashed with yellow and black, finely crackled.

F1900.108a-b

Tea caddy

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Buff clay. Flat base, broadly beveled, slightly concave; S-shaped crack in center. Vertical faceting. Triangle-shaped potter’s mark incised on base, to left. Thin translucent glaze with matte surface, appearing ochre where thin, gray where thick, brown at rim and lower edge; black flecks throughout. Three long drips of translucent iron glaze. Inside glazed.

F1900.107

Sake bottle with pouring spout

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1900.107

Light gray clay. Ash glaze, tinted blue-gray with cobalt; on shoulder, second layer of dark blue cobalt-tinted rice-straw ash glaze streaked with white; clear bluish glaze inside foot rim. Four spur marks (from clay wads) on trimmed foot rim.