Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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tea bowl
  • Japan
  • tea bowl, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • earthenware, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 11.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/4 x 4 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1590

Tan tea bowl with mottled brown glaze that stops at a definite line near the foot. Row of indentations around the bowl, made with finger tips. Foot unglazed. Row of irregular dots around bowl of sugary white glaze.