Red glazed vase from Shigaraki-Yaki.
H18.5 cm x W 16 cm x D7cm
Shigaraki ware is one of Japan’s Six Ancient Kilns.
It is a type of pottery made around the town of Shigaraki in Shiga prefecture.
Together with Bizen, Tamba, Echizen, Seto, and Tokoname, it is considered to be one of the most outstanding Japanese kilns with traditions that remain even today.