This set of four Oribe-yaki guinomi (small teacups) feature geometric patterns painted in an iron underglaze beneath a green enamel glazed lip.
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.
5.7cm (2.2in) - width
3.2cm (1.3in) - height
35ml - capacity
Condition: Very good
Ships from Thailand
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