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Title

Mashiko Pot

Artist

Description

Round pottery vase that is spherical in shape at the body of the vase. Narrow neck and opening at the top of the vase. The exterior of the vase is glazed in various shades of browns, tans, and greenish-grey colors on one side while the other side is primarily a redish-brown color with darker brown speckling near the neck of the vase. The interior of the vase is glazed a dark brown color. Light ribbing is visible on the exterior of the vase where it was originally thrown on a potters wheel.

Original Medium

Ceramic

Size

6" diameter, 7.75" high

Origin

Japan

Date Information

undated

Artifact Number

M86-0026

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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