Beautiful tableware / Tea Cup with hand sculpting.
Great piece in perfect condition - never been used.
W 8.2 cm x H 6cm / 135g
Takatori ware (Takatori-yaki) is a stoneware ceramic type made in Fukuoka Prefecture. Highly respected among tea masters.
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.