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Seihakuji Mentori Sen-bori Tsubo (青白磁面取線彫壺)
This is the Arita ware crafted by NAKAO, Jun (中尾純).
Jun made the jar on a potter’s wheel.
Shaving the surface had the sides faceted.
And he added the engraved lines design.
The gradation of color is beautiful because blue and white porcelain glaze accumulated in the carved part.
Height : 10.1 cm
Diameter : 11.1 cm
NAKAO is the head of Nakasengama which is outstanding in white porcelain. He gets high evaluation for skill of throwing the potter's wheel.