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bowl, saki

human history
  • Other Name

    sake bowl (alternative)

    teabowl (alternative)

  • Description

    saki bowl; porcelain; satsuma ware; small sized; half sphere shape; square foot at base; bowl is hand painted with intricate design; rim is painted gold; interior design is of a figure with long bright red hair, likely a kabuki or noh actor;figure has red robes with green and blue clouds; underside is not decorated; small blue japanese text on underside base; crazing on body

  • Place
  • Accession Number
    1934.316
  • Accession Date
    1934
  • Other Id

    20728.11 (ethnology)

    K232 (ceramic)

  • Department
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