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  • Museum Accession No.: EA1990.1296
  • Object type: Bowl
  • Kiln/Location: Seto
  • Historical Period/Date: Momoyama, Late 16th century
  • Material: Stoneware
  • Dimensions: D. 10.0cm H. 6.5cm
  • Provenance: Gift of EM Scratton; Japan
  • Description: Stoneware bowl with vertical sides and wavy rim, covered in a yelow-green glaze dripping inside and outside. The exterior with vertical grooves, the interior with faint stamped decoration. Yellow Seto ware. Gold lacquer repairs to the rim.
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