Fresh water jar, or mizusashiOn display
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Fresh water jar, or mizusashi
Artist/makerHasegawa Keiko (born 1941) (potter)
Date1978 - 1993
Material and technique
stoneware, with crackled grey Shino-style glaze and splashes of 'flambé' glaze
Dimensions15.7 cm max. (height)
14.5 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by A. Chablo, 1993.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 36 | Japan from 1850
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Water-jar used in tea ceremonies.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.