Real old Japanese KODA blue porcelain ware tea bowl with golden repair inlay
Tea bowl, possibly Satsuma ware; possibly Kagoshima prefecture, Japan, Edo period, 17th century; stoneware with clear, crackled glaze, stained by ink; gold lacquer repairs; Gift of Charles Lang Freer, F1904
tea006 Japanese Tea Bowl Kyo Ware by Sagami Ryusen WISTERIA & IRIS
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A Chinese Antique Song Celadon Glazed Porcelain Bowl 6 1/2" D
Kenzn-style White Raku tea bowl with flying geese and moon, late 19th century. Kyoto workshop, imitation Meiji era. Reddish clay; white slip, iron pigment under transparent lead glaze; silver material added later. H: 9.7 W: 11.7 cm. Japan.