Tea bowl in Black Oribe style with mark “Sobokai”

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1810-1845
Stoneware with black glaze and iron pigment under clear glaze
Seto ware, Revival Black Oribe type
H x Diam: 7.3 × 11.9 cm (2 7/8 × 4 11/16 in)
Japan, Aichi prefecture, Seto, Akazu village
Credit Line
Gift of Sylvan Barnet and William Burto
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Tea bowl

Japan, Late Edo period (1716 - 1868), Oribe style ware, Seto ware, stoneware

Yatsuhashi Gallery, Boston, MA

Purchased by donor in 1960's to early 1970's

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Yatsuhashi Gallery
Sylvan Barnet 1926-2015

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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