VIEW LARGER Click on a photograph.
Hai Kuro Chawan (萩黒茶碗)
This is the Hagi ware crafted by OKADA, Yuh (岡田裕).
He composed glaze with black clay made in Hagi-shi and became black color called "hikidashiguro".
The tea bowl was picked by scissors from the kiln when fired, they rapidly had the work letting cooled off.
We may see gloss and tightened appearance on the bowl.
Height : 10.0 cm
Diameter : 11.0 cm
OKADA is the eighth potter of Okada Kiln founded in the Edo period. Enjoy accidental color change such as pink or dark brown produced in the kiln.