Keywords: Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)

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F1897.7a-c

Cizhou ware bowl

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Bowl: rather heavily potted; low, slightly beveled foot, roughly trimmed base. Clay: Dense, light buff stoneware; resonant; darker on exposed surface of foot and base. Glaze: Thick, black (ferric oxide) high temperature, typically viscous glaze with “raven’s wing” original iridescence, streaked with iron brown which runs halfway down on inside in regular stripes, each broken …