Sake Cup

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Object Name: 
Sake Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
80.6.6
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.1 cm, Diam: 5.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1980
Credit Line: 
Gift of Iwata Glass Co., Ltd
Primary Description: 
Colorless transparent glass. Cylindrical shape slightly flaring to narrow black rim; rounding in to black pad base; design of black dragged lines; rough exterior wall; polished pontil mark; signed on base: Qri Iwata ("Qri" standing for the real "Kyuri", the Chinese pronunciation of the artist's name, Hisatoshi.
Provenance: 
Iwata Glass Co., Ltd., Source
1980-05-29
Color: 
Inscription: 
Qri Iwata
signature
base