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Tea Bowl


Artist Unknown (China)


12th-13th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G204
Tea Bowl, Artist Unknown (China)
Tea Bowl: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Chi-chou wareStoneware with brown glaze to the exterior with papercut decoration reserved in dark brown against a variegated buff ground on the interior
Size: 2 x 4 5/8 in. (5.08 x 11.75 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 12th-13th century, Southern Sung dynasty
Physical Description: brown tones; conical form with lipped rim; interior decorated with three dark brown floral medallions; unglazed foot
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 98.223
Added to Site: February 28, 2009