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Asahi tea bowl, stoneware, Japan 20th century

Asahi tea bowl, stoneware, Japan 20th century

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Tea Articles: Pre 1970: Item # 269076

Please refer to our stock # 10057 when inquiring.
Fine cylindrical tea bowl of beige-brown colored stoneware, covered with thin gray glaze with white drippings on the outside. Here and there the gray glaze is very thin, allowing the stoneware to shine through in a pinkish hue. Inside practically round shape, outside lightly faceted. Bottom outside left unglazed. Imprinted seal inside foot rim: Asahi. Japan 20th century.

H 2 5/8; diam. 4 inches.

Slight traces of usage, some very thin glaze cracks. Generally in good condition.