Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Japan
  • bowl, 1600s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • stoneware, slip, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.2 x 12.7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 5/8 x 5 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0430
Label Text

Deep gray bowl with foot. Tanish-gray glaze with fine crackle. Decoration of concentric rings under glaze in black. Black rim. Foot glazed. Two spots inside not covered with glaze. Clay quite dark, where exposed.