Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Square Bowl

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay covered with white slip and a streaked glaze (Raku ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Diam. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Colman, 1893
Accession Number:
93.1.112
Not on view
Marking: Letter Raku (in brown enamel under the foot)
Related Objects

Square Bottle with Abstract Design

Artist: Kawai Kanjiro (Japanese, 1890–1966) Date: mid-20th century Medium: Stoneware with colored glaze and trailed slip Accession: 1978.49.1 On view in:Gallery 202

Serving Dish (Hirabachi) with Circular Patterns (Botan-mochi)

Date: early 17th century Medium: Stoneware with natural ash glaze (Bizen ware) Accession: 2015.300.264 On view in:Gallery 229

Large Storage Jar (Ōtsubo)

Date: 16th century Medium: Stoneware with natural ash glaze (Tokoname ware) Accession: 2015.300.275 On view in:Gallery 229

Recumbent Bottle (Yokobe)

Date: late 6th century Medium: Stoneware with partial covering of natural ash glaze (Sueki, Sue ware) Accession: 2015.300.259 On view in:Gallery 229

Tea Bowl with Crescent Moon, Clouds, and Blossoming Plums

Date: 17th century Medium: Stoneware painted with white slip on brown glaze (Seto ware) Accession: 93.1.1 On view in:Gallery 205