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Shigaraki-Yaki (Shiga) Tanikan-Gama Pottery Sake cup 5SHI0065
A mysterious looking sake cup with pale red decoration on the white body, called "Setsuchuka (or flower in snow)" ! !
** Shigaraki-Yaki (Shiga) is Traditional Craft Products designated by the Japanese Government.
Located at Siga Prefecture. Originated in the early 8th century when the area produced roofing tiles for the Sigaraki palace. In the17th century, the tea bowls and other articles were produced for the tea ceremony. A natural glaze created during firing makes interesting appearance. Shigaraki-Yaki is one of the Old Six Kilns. Approx. 150 potteries engage in pottery production.
|Item Name||Shigaraki-Yaki (Shiga) Tanikan-Gama Pottery Sake cup 5SHI0065|
|Brand||Tanikan-Gama (Hozan Tani)|
|Piece Price ||117.00 USD|
|Material & Spec||Pottery|
|Size(LxWxH)& Weight||57 x 57 x 60 mm & 100 gr (2.2 x 2.2 x 2.3 in & 3.52 oz)|
|Box & Wrapping||Custom-made wooden box, wrapped in "Washi" or Japanese hand-made paper|
|Country of Origin||Hand-made in Japan|