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Fire Bowl

Artist:
Attributed to Gempin (Chinese, died 1771)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1640
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Clay, pitted; crackled glaze over indistinct patterns, within and without (Owari ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm); Diam. 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number:
36.120.653
Not on view
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; donated to MMA)
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