Tenmoku tea bowl, fragment

Tea bowl fragment, type from late ogama kiln, cheracterized by foot rim.
Clay: light grey stoneware.
Glaze: tenmoku.

Historical period(s)
Muromachi or Momoyama period, 1580-1599
Medium
Stoneware with tenmoku glaze
Style
Mino ware, tenmoku type
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Toki city, Kujiri village, Motoyashiki Higashi kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope, 1966
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-1721
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tea bowl (tenmoku) (fragment)

Keywords
Japan, Mino ware, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615), Muromachi period (1333 - 1573), tea
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Tea bowl fragment, type from late ogama kiln, cheracterized by foot rim.
Clay: light grey stoneware.
Glaze: tenmoku.

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