Period: Edo period (1615 - 1868)

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Tea bowl

Tea bowl in Korean style, Karatsu ware

Light brown clay, darkened on exposed surface. Clear glaze, gray-green and suffused with opalescent blue where thick. Glaze applied by dipping bowl three times, forming irregular outline around foot. Irregular patch of glaze on foot. Two gold lacquer repairs on lip and vertical crack.


Tea bowl