This Obori Soma-yaki yunomi (teacup) features an elegant celadon glaze and floral decorations around the base.
Obori Soma-yaki (大堀相馬焼) is a type of Japanese porcelain produced in the town of Namie in Fukushima Prefecture, and dates back to the early Edo period.
The most distinctive features of Obori-soma ware are its celadon glazes which feature large crazing patterns, hand-painted horse motifs, and double-walled construction. This double-walled technique provides insulation, keeping liquids hot and your hands cool, and is unique to Obori Soma-yaki.
6.1cm (2.4in) - width
7.5cm (3in) - height
100ml - capacity
Condition: Very good
This vintage item ships from Thailand
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