NERITSUGI CHAWAN (Neritsugi Tea Bowl)
VIEW LARGER Click on a photograph.
This is crafted by HOSHINO. Neritsugi means the method of joining a plain clay and marbled clay. He had thrown on potter's wheel and made three parts. Then he put together to make tea bowl's shape. The marble pattern like rose are appeared at the bottom. The red line comes out well at the seam between top and the middle part.
Height : 6.3 cm
Diameter : 15.5 cm
His kiln has been built in Tokyo, and he developed his original technique of "Neritsugi". He won a prize in vairous public exhibition, including the Japan Traditional Art Crafts exhibition.
Current Exchange Rates