Japanese Mizusashi - Beige Floral Kyo-yaki Tea Ceremony Water Container - 1500ml

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This Kyo-yaki mizusashi (water container) features a beige glaze decorated with flowers.

A mizusashi (水指 - fresh water container) is used to store fresh water used to refill the kama (釜 - kettle) during a tea ceremony. They are usually made from ceramics, lacquer, or occasionally bare wood.

Please note, due to this item's size and weight, it will be expensive to ship and we may not be able to offer our traditional gift wrapping.

Kyo-yaki (京焼) is a type of Japanese pottery that traditionally comes from Kyoto, Japan. The pottery traditions of Kyoto date back to the 5th century and are varied in their styles.

Dimensions:

14.2cm (5.6in) - width
15.1cm (5.9in) - height
1500ml - capacity

Condition: Very good (has a hairline crack, please see photos)

This vintage Japanese item ships from Thailand

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