This lidded Banko-yaki tsutsu-gata yunomi (teacup) is entirely unglazed. Lidded teacups are traditionally used to keep the heat in and the dust out.
Banko-yaki (萬古焼) is a type of Japanese pottery that traditionally comes from Yokkaichi in Mie Prefecture, Japan. Its characteristic purple hue comes from the mixture of red oxidised iron and blue high temperature-baked iron in the clay.
7.2cm (2.8in) - width
9cm (3.5in) - height
100ml - capacity
Condition: Good (small chips on the bottom on the lid)
Ships from Thailand
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