Bowl, fragment

Bowl fragment.
Clay: porcelain.
Glaze: clear.
Decoration: in cobalt pigment under the glaze. Fishnet pattern.
Mark: none.

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1660-1680
Medium
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Style
Arita ware
Dimensions
W: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Arita, Naka Shirakawa kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope, 1956
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-1144
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl (fragment)

Keywords
Arita ware, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Tengudani kiln site
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Bowl fragment.
Clay: porcelain.
Glaze: clear.
Decoration: in cobalt pigment under the glaze. Fishnet pattern.
Mark: none.

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