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Bowl

1949.623 (RS119739)

Description

Wheel thrown buff colored with overall bright green mineral glaze with high gloss finish. Deep bowl with scalloped edges. Circular foot ring. Incised leaf-type "veins" radiating from interior bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1668-1699
Inscriptions
Impressed: [mark with Oriental characters]
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
incising
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
maiolica
Majolica
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
2.625 (W), 6.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.623
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7816

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