Asian Art

Bowl in style of Minzan bearing written character

19th century

Thinly potted light buff clay with creamy white underglaze

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.51.300
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex collection Mrs. Henry Markoe and Asia Institute.

Bibliography: 

Edward Morse Shepard, Catalogue of the Morse Collection of Japanese Pottery (Cambridge, Mass.: Riverside Press, 1901), 174, no. 2106.

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