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Teabowl

Artist:
Nonomura Ninsei (Japanese, active ca. 1646–94)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay covered with a warm Seto glaze and a border of white enamel (Awata ware)
Dimensions:
H. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm); Diam. 5 in. (12.7 cm); Diam. of foot 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Colman, 1893
Accession Number:
93.1.139
Not on view
Marking: Ninsei (on base)
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Colman , New York, 1893; donated to MMA
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