Nice Sake cup from Takatori-Yaki (Fukuoka Prefecture).
Good vintage cup.
W 6 cm x H 4 cm / 55g
Holds about 40ml
In good condition.
Takatori ware (in Fukuoka Prefecture) is highly respected among tea masters.
Takatori ware was founded by Korean potters brought to Japan at the end of the sixteenth century.
Takatori became known as one of the Seven Favorite Kilns of Enshu, which made wares following the preferences of the tea ceremony master Kobori Enshū. (1579-1647).
Elegant and authentic pottery from Japan.