Fragment of a tenmoku tea bowl

citation

Fragment of a temmoku tea bowl (section of the lower wall).
Clay: buff stoneware.
Glaze; brown iron glaze, beading.

Historical period(s)
Muromachi period, early 15th century
Medium
Stoneware with brown iron glaze
Style
Seto ware
Geography
Japan, Aichi Prefecture, Seto, Akatsu, Konagaso kiln site
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-1708
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Tea bowl (tenmoku) (fragment)

Keywords
Japan, Muromachi period (1333 - 1573), Seto ware
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906 - 1982

Description

Fragment of a temmoku tea bowl (section of the lower wall).
Clay: buff stoneware.
Glaze; brown iron glaze, beading.

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum