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Bizen-Yaki (Okayama) Bishyu-Gama Pottery Sake cup 6BIZ0091
An unglazed sake cup with reddish “Botamochi” (or kiln change) , one of typical Bizen’s features ! !
** Bizen-Yaki (Okayama) is Traditional Craft Products designated by the Japanese Government.
Locted at Okayama Prefecture. Originated in the 17th century. Natural art by “Kiln changes”, or “Happy Accidents” is outstanding features of Bizen-Yaki. During firing, unexpected changes of color and appearance on the body happen, resulted in “no two pieces same”. Bizen-Yaki is one of the Old Six Kilns. Approx. 189 potteries engage in pottery production.
|Item Name||Bizen-Yaki (Okayama) Bishyu-Gama Pottery Sake cup 6BIZ0091|
|Brand||Bishyu-Gama (Munehide Yamamoto)|
|Piece Price ||95.00 USD|
|Material & Spec||Pottery|
|Size(LxWxH)& Weight||55 x 55 x 55 mm & 70 gr (2.1 x 2.1 x 2.1 in & 2.46 oz)|
|Box & Wrapping||Potter's wooden box, wrapped in "Washi" or Japanese hand-made paper|
|Country of Origin||Hand-made in Japan|