Ikebana International

 

Inventory - Containers

Members are welcome to borrow any of our chapter's containers. Please contact the president if you would like to do so.

The containers are categories by size/shape as follows:

  1. Tall containers
  2. Flat containers
  3. Other types of containers

Tall Containers

Very tall, heavy ceramic container, greyish brown outside, beige inside, with one clay rope hanging on one side Container No. 1
Very tall, heavy ceramic container, greyish brown outside, beige inside, with one clay rope hanging on one side

Height: 44cm (15.5in)
Width: 26cm (10in)

Donated by Mrs. Suma
White/grey cylinder, narrowing at the top with two knobs near top Container No. 2
White/grey cylinder, narrowing at the top with two knobs near top.

Height: 24cm (9.5in)
Width: 8cm (3in)

Donated by Mrs. Yushita

 

Oval opening, outside maroon changing to turquoise Container No. 14
Oval opening, outside maroon changing to turquoise

Height: 23cm (9in)
Width: 9x12 cm (3.5x5in)
Very slender squarish dark brown vase with two knobs midway from top Container No. 21
Very slender squarish dark brown vase with two knobs midway from top.

Height: 31cm (12.5in)
Width: 8cm (3in)

Donated by Mr. Frederick Bull in 1992

 

Very slender, small opening, 3-sided, rough black/grey exterior Container No. 23
Very slender, small opening, 3-sided, rough black/grey exterior

Height: 52cm (21in)
Width: 11cm (4in)

Donated by Mr. Frederick Bull in 1992
Black, Chinese style urn with 4in band of carving encircling it and two small handles Container No. xx
Black, Chinese style urn with 4in band of carving encircling it and two small handles.

Height: 27cm (10.5in)
Width: 14cm (5.5in)

Flat Containers

Shallow black bowl with sloping sides Container No. 5
Shallow black bowl with sloping sides.

Height: 7cm (3in)
Width: 37cm (15in)

 

Shallow white bowl with sloping sides Container No. 6
Shallow white bowl with sloping sides.

Height: 7cm (3in)
Width: 37cm (15in)

 

Squarish heavily ridged eggshell-coloured container with corners pointing upwards and a seagreen interior Container No. 30
Squarish heavily ridged eggshell-coloured container with corners pointing upwards and a seagreen interior.

Height: 14cm (5.5in)
Width: 20cm (8in)
Inside depth: 4.5cm (1.75in)

 

Black ridged bowl on 3 legs, uneven opening, with speckled blue/green interior Container No. 33
Black ridged bowl on 3 legs, uneven opening, with speckled blue/green interior.

Height: 11cm (4.5in)
Width: 20cm (8in)
Inside depth: 5cm (2in)

Other Containers

Y-shaped container, textured ochre on outside, smooth black on inside, with short pedestal Container No. 13
Y-shaped container, textured ochre on outside, smooth black on inside, with short pedestal.

Height: 24cm (9.5in)
Width: 27cm (10.5in)
Inside depth: 8cm (3in) with kenzan at bottom

 

Narumi China vase, heavy thick-sided container, gold scalloped rim, 3 circular gold/turquoise/red/black motifs on outside. Container No. 28
Black cast iron half moon hanging on chain.

Height: 23cm (10in)
Width: 23cm (10in)
Inside depth: 5cm (2in)
Chain length: 18cm (7in)

 

Two level, square, black and neon blue, pedestal base is hollow Container No. 31
Two level, square, black and neon blue, pedestal base is hollow.

Height: 18cm (7in)
Width: 12cm (5in)