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Japanese Art Glass7 of 36Kurata for Mikasa Shell plate/chargerJapanese vase? Maker unknown.
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    Posted 17 days ago

    kwqd
    (476 items)

    This bowl is 15" (38 cm) long x 7" (18 cm) high x 6" (15 cm)wide. The bottom is smooth, so it was probably made by swinging hot glass in a mold. The seller identified it as by Kurata, since it came from a large collection of Iwata and Kurata glass, but I am certain that it is Iwata. For some reason the seller listed the dimensions almost twice its actual size, but I still got a really good deal on it. This ebay auction shows a very similar piece that bears an Iwata label.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Iwata-Glass-Yellow-Shaka-Design-Good-Condition-Super-Rare/183647428123?hash=item2ac23d5e1b:g:74IAAOSwEGBcRpOI

    I also found several other similar Iwata pieces that show the clear edges and foamy glass texture.

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    Comments

    1. kwqd kwqd, 17 days ago
      Thank you fortapache!
    2. kwqd kwqd, 17 days ago
      Thank you Jenni!
    3. kwqd kwqd, 17 days ago
      Thanks Thomas, Nicefice, Watchsearcher and Kevin!
    4. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 17 days ago
      Very pretty color!
    5. Anik Anik, 17 days ago
      Beautiful bowl and an outstanding size! Absolutely lovely.
    6. Rulandma Rulandma, 17 days ago
      Exquisite... Love it!
    7. kwqd kwqd, 16 days ago
      @Mrstyndall - Thanks for your comment! I like that shade of blue a lot!

      @Anik - Thanks for your comment, Anik. It is so large that I may need to give it a room of its own!

      @Rulandma - Thanks for your comment. It is a peach!

      Thanks for loving my Iwata bowl!

      Rulandma
      Gillian
      Broochman
      Anik
      AdeleC
    8. racer4four racer4four, 16 days ago
      It's a beauty.
      You are picking up quite a few Iwata pieces Kevin! Good eye mate.
    9. kwqd kwqd, 15 days ago
      @racer4four - Thanks Karen!

      Thank you aura, artfoot and Thomas!

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