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A fragment of a conical bowl on a tall straight foot ring, covered in a brown glaze with intense and copious russet and ochre hare's fur markings (兔毫盏 <em>tuhao zhan</em>), with a matte, misfired surface.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Shard
12th century
Transfer from the School of Art and the College of Architecture and Urban Planning
1997/1.286

Giovan Valentini
Bowl
Museum Purchase
1960/1.179

Maija Grotell
Bowl
20th century
Gift of Maija Grotell
1951/1.23
The cover has a button-shaped knob at the top and is mostly plain. The mounted bowl has a outward-turned rim. This type of mounted bowl may be deated to sometime in the early 5th century.<br />
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This is a blue-gray, high-fired stoneware lidded stem cup. The shape of the lid is similar to that of the Korean letter &lsquo;ㅏ&rsquo; and is crowned with a ring-shaped knob. The cup&rsquo;s flange slopes inwards and has a sharp edge, while the gallery that supports the lid protrudes slightly. The trumpet-shaped pedestal is perforated in four places by rectangular openings and has a slightly thick bottom edge.
<p>[Korean Collection, University of Michigan Museum of Art (2017) p. 61]</p>
Korean (Korean (culture or style))
Covered bowl on cut-out pedestal foot
5th century
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Millard H. Pryor
1969/1.98A&B
Large stoneware abstract sculpture with two balanced lateral crescent-shaped forms branching off a central conical structure.  Brown with loosely-painted broad brushstrokes in black and incised decoration of rows of dots in a “stitching-like” pattern<br />
Peter Voulkos
Abstract Form
1955 – 1965
Museum Purchase
1960/1.181
A bowl with light brown and green color around the rim. It is on a tall and thick footing.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Pigment mixing bowl
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
TC2006.21
A buff stoneware jar rising up from a tall foot ring in an elongated globular body with lobes tapering towards the mouth.  There is incised decoration, and five tubes evenly spaced and protruding upwards from the belly. The mouth is covered with a high truncated conical lid, incised, and topped with a dog finial.  It is covered in an olive green celadon glaze.  On the lid is accession number 1987/2.46B.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Covered Five-tube Jar
1000 – 1199
Museum purchase made possible by Mrs. Caroline I. Plumer and the Friends of the Museum
1987/2.46A&B

Artist Unknown;John A. Foster
Bowl with pink glaze
1930 – 1940
Gift of John A. Foster
1943.167

Artist Unknown;John A. Foster
Bowl
1930 – 1940
Gift of John A. Foster
1943.172

Artist Unknown;John A. Foster
Bowl with interior floral design
1930 – 1940
Gift of John A. Foster
1943.174

Artist Unknown;John A. Foster
Bowl
1930 – 1940
Gift of John A. Foster
1943.190

Artist Unknown;John A. Foster
Bowl
1930 – 1940
Gift of John A. Foster
1943.191
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