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Meiji period (1868-1912) Antique Japanese Pink Raku Ware Tea Bowl


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Stoneware: Pre 1900: Item # 1427022
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Meiji period (1868-1912) Antique Japanese Pink Raku Ware Tea Bowl Chawan with Poetry. The bowl bears Ryosen mark which can be attributed to Ryōsen-ji Buddhist temple in the city of Shimoda, Japan. Ryosen temple is noteworthy as the location of the signing ceremony for the Treaty of Amity and Commerce between the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan and the United States of America on July 29, 1858. Raku pottery is traditionally used in Japanese tea ceremony since as early as the 16th century. Size Width 11-15cm Height 8cm Weight 615g Condition Good No chips, no cracks Supplied with wooden box