Item - Jar for tea ceremony

ID UNSW CE 2005/0923 (100124)
Artist Shoji HAMADA (1894 - 1978)
Title Jar for tea ceremony
Alternate Titles
Category Ceramic
Medium earthenware
Materials earthenware, manganese oxide and grey glaze
Edition Number
Measurements (cms)  
  Height 16.00
  Width 16.50
  Depth 14.50
  Location nil
  Signed no
  Where Australia, NSW, Kensington, UNSW
Style Sino-Japanese
Subject tea ceremony jar
Credit Line Former collection of the UNSW Dept. of Industrial Arts; acquired from the Faculty of the Built Environment, 1997.
Description/Remarks    Thrown earthenware narrow footed, straight sided ovoid jar. Manganese oxide and grey over-glaze; impressed cross hatch decoration around body; 2 lugs at lip. Production crack at base, length:129mm, depth: 5mm.
Exhibition History

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