Fragment of a tea bowl

Fragment of a temmoku tea bowl (lower wall).
Clay: buff stoneware.
Glaze: dark brown-black iron glaze.

Historical period(s)
Muromachi period, early 15th century
Medium
Stoneware with dark brown-black iron glaze
Style
Seto ware
Geography
Japan, Aichi Prefecture, Seto, Akatsu, Konagaso kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-1707
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Tea bowl (fragment)

Keywords
Japan, Muromachi period (1333 - 1573), Seto ware
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906 - 1982

Description

Fragment of a temmoku tea bowl (lower wall).
Clay: buff stoneware.
Glaze: dark brown-black iron glaze.

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum