Matsui Kosei (Japanese, 1927-2003). <em>Tea Bowl</em>, ca. 1975. Stoneware, glaze, 2 3/4 x 4 7/8 in. (7 x 12.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John P. Lyden, 2017.44.13. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.TL1987.148.8_box.jpg)

Tea Bowl

Artist:Matsui Kosei

Medium: Stoneware, glaze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1975

Dimensions: 2 3/4 x 4 7/8 in. (7 x 12.4 cm)


Accession Number: 2017.44.13

Image: CUR.TL1987.148.8_box.jpg,storage inventory project

Catalogue Description:
Neriage (marbled) tea bowl with hemispherical bowl and narrow footring. Two colors of stoneware clay, gray and brown, forming a pattern of an "X" with "V's" in the four quadrants. Unglazed except for the rim area, which was dipped in thick, dark gray glaze. Impressed potter's mark near foot: Ko. Wood storage box signed by the artist. Condition: no damage

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