Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Japan
  • bowl, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • porcelain, glazing, underglazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.1 x 8.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 x 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1634

Bulbous-shaped bowl glazed with dark ivory color with fine crackle. Kiku crest or chrysanthemum in underglaze, three times around the body; two brown and one blue. Small hole near the lip.