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Akai eboshi (Red Hat)
  • Suzuki Osamu
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Japan ; active: Japan
  • Akai eboshi (Red Hat), circa 1983, Showa period (1926–1989)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • stoneware, iron slip, ash glaze, Shigaraki clay
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 51 x 36 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 20 1/16 x 14 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0004
Label Text

Brownish red sculptural work. Symmetrical slightly-rounded form tapering to a narrow rectangular base. A round protrusion on the top with a raised line around it. Delicate concave markings all over the surface.