Japanese Teacup - Brown Ash Glazed Shigaraki-yaki Yunomi - 150ml

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This Shigaraki-yaki yunomi (teacup) features a brown ash glaze and a flared lip.

Shigaraki-yaki (信楽焼) is a type of Japanese pottery that traditionally comes from the area around Shigaraki town in Shiga Prefecture, Japan.

The site of one of Japan’s Six Ancient Kilns, pottery has been made in Shigaraki since at least the 12th century, with some saying it started as early as 742 AD. Made from clay taken from around Lake Biwa, Japan’s largest lake, Shigaraki ware is known for its warm colours, natural aesthetic, and glassy glazes.

Dimensions:

7cm (2.8in) - width
7cm (2.8in) - height
150ml - capacity

Condition: Excellent

This vintage item ships from Thailand

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