Tea bowl with aubergines and cross-hatchesOn display
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Tea bowl with aubergines and cross-hatches
Material and technique
stoneware, with incised decoration, painting in iron brown pigment, dipped in white glaze, and dipped or painted in black glaze
Dimensions8 cm (height)
14.2 cm max. (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by E. M. Scratton, 1991.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 37 | Japan 1600 - 1850
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.