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Teabowl

Artist:
Raku Chōnyū (Japanese, 1714–1770)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1760
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Deep cylindrical, with uneven lip and small foot; rough clay entirely covered with brick-red iridescent glaze (Raku ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Diam. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number:
36.120.557
Not on view
Marking: Raku seal; Chōnyu (incised)
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; donated to MMA)
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