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Tea Bowl with Flowering Plant and Geometric Border Design

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Faience; semi-spherical, on small foot; light colored clay covered with cream-colored crackled glaze; decorated in colored enamels with floral sprays and a diapered band around lip (Satsuma ware)
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); Diam. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Crocker (Elizabeth Masden), 1937
Accession Number:
38.25.123
Not on view
Marking: Ko Kio sai (an unidentified artist)
Elizabeth Masten Crocker , New York (until d. 1937; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Kodai-ji Lacquer," 1995.

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