Hamada Shoji (Japanese, 1894-1978). <em>Square Plate</em>, ca. 1960. Stoneware with iron-oxide decoration and underfired glaze, 2 1/8 x 12 9/16 x 12 9/16 in. (5.4 x 31.9 x 31.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchase gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Kahn, 75.179. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 75.179_PS9.jpg)

Square Plate

Artist:Hamada Shoji

Medium: Stoneware with iron-oxide decoration and underfired glaze

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Dates:ca. 1960

Dimensions: 2 1/8 x 12 9/16 x 12 9/16 in. (5.4 x 31.9 x 31.9 cm)

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Accession Number: 75.179

Image: 75.179_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Square plate with sand-colored, intentionally under-fired glaze and a single, central stalk of wheat painted in iron-oxide brown, the border with a molded diagonal hatched pattern under a mottled tan and brown glaze. Condition: Perfect.

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