Ceremonial Tea Bowl

Object Name: 
Ceremonial Tea Bowl

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Object Name: 
Ceremonial Tea Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
58.6.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.9 cm; Rim Diam: 13.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1830-1843
Primary Description: 
Colorless, tinged slightly with green, lead glass; mold-blown. Thin, flaring bowl; thirty-five ribs swirling to thin, sharp rim; shallow foot rim; a few small stones; lingering musical tone.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mr. Niwa, Former Collection
1958
Blair, Dorothy, Source
1958-09-29
A History of Glass in Japan (1973) pp. 146, 408, pl. 186; BIB# 27425