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Yakihime Sanyu Mizusashi (焼〆三友水指水指)
This is the Takeo ware crafted by MATSUO, Jun (松尾潤).
He has used two kinds of slips and designed patterns by the masking technique.
It is mizusashi container for fresh-water in Japanese tea ceremony.
Sanyu means the traitional pattern that consist of three designs, pine, bamboo and plum.
The work is filled into the heatproof container with charcoal after firing.
It's fired in the gas kiln a second time to emerge different color.
Height : 18.5 cm
Diameter : 14 cm
MATSUO studied under IWABUCHI, Shigeya in Kyoto in early life. Based on the skill of Karatsu ware, he tries to make new style of pottery.