This Oribe-yaki yunomi (teacup) features a crazed beige and green drip-glaze with geometric patterns.
Oribe-yaki (織部焼) is a type of Japanese pottery known for its free flowing glazes and asymmetrical, hand-formed shape. Dating from the 16th century, Oribe ware exists in many styles. One of the most famous is Ao-Oribe or Green Oribe, which is often decorated with geometric patterns painted with an iron glaze and then partially covered in a vibrant green copper-sulfate glaze which contrasts against the white background.
6.9cm (2.7in) - width
6.3cm (2.5in) - height
110ml - capacity
This vintage item ships from Thailand
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