Low vessel composed of a cylinder within a square. Main form is of hand-built slab construction of four external walls, top, and intersecting corners, and a thrown, flat-bottomed cylinder at center. Vessel is scored at edges and covered with a marbled glaze of white, tan, brown, and black.
Incised "Hiroshi" in a single Japanese character on base.
Purchased by MFA as Director's Choice from the December 1997 Crafts at the Castle exhibition, Boston, MA.
Gift of The Seminarians
Reproduced with permission.