Stoneware tea bowl decorated with jian yao or temmoku glaze
- Object Number: STKMG:1926.28
- Simple Name: tea bowl
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- Production Place: Fujian
- Production Place: China
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- Summary: Stoneware tea bowl decorated with jian yao or temmoku glaze. Song dynasty, 960AD-1279.
- Terms:East Asian
- Additional Notes: The glaze effect on this tea bowl is also known as 'Hare's Fur'. The rust coloured streaks in the black Temmoku glaze were considered to resemble those sound on the fur of a black hare.
- Contact: Potteries Museum and Art Gallery