Item - Blossom jar

ID UNSW CE 2004/0913 (100101)
Artist Shoji HAMADA (1894 - 1978)
Title Blossom jar
Alternate Titles
Category Ceramic
Medium stoneware
Materials stoneware, glaze, oxide
Edition Number
Measurements (cms)  
  Height 19.00
  Width 12.00
  Depth 9.00
  Location nil
  Signed no
  When 1968
  Where Australia, NSW, Kensington, UNSW
Style Sino-Japanese
Subject vessel
Credit Line Former collection of UNSW Dept. of Industrial Arts; acquired from the Faculty of the Built Environment, 1997
Description/Remarks    Thrown and paddled stoneware blossom jar has flat foot, eliptical body, wide neck and rounded lip; alternating glazes of milky white and brown lustre over each "corner"; beneath the milky glazed sections is a brush- painted floral motif in manganese oxide.
Exhibition History

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