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chawan 茶碗 (tea bowl)
  • Kiyomizu Rokubei III
    1820–1883
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan
  • chawan 茶碗 (tea bowl), 1900s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji Period (1869–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • Kyoto ware, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.3 x 13.97 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 7/8 x 5 1/2 in
  • Gift from the Jedel Family Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0263
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Flaring bowl shape with abstract jewel design applied freely with a brush; thick white glaze, iron wash, and underglaze iron oxide.