bowl (containers)

A deep open bowl with a flat simple base. Lacquered red and gold (schwe-zawa) on the exterior, and red internally. The gold lacquer is covered with linear designs in red. The original catalogue card describes it as papier-mâché, but a later note suggests the base is basketry.

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