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Title

Tea Cups

Description

Two cups from the Gagyu kiln in Nagasaki, worked by Noguchi Hagano, a 13th generation master potter of this famous kiln. The cups are a greenish-grey base color with a diluted brown brushed over the top, darkening at the rims. There is a depiction of a grass or wheat on the surface of the cups.

Original Medium

Ceramic

Size

2” diameter, 1.75” high

Origin

Nagasaki, Japan

Date Information

undated

Artifact Number

M86-0011

Original Collection

Mike Mansfield Collection, Mss 65, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana.

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Image Credit

Image credit: Mark Fritch, University of Montana

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