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Yuzogan Mizusashi (釉象嵌水指)
This is the ceramic crafted by ONO, Takaharu (小野隆治).
It reminds us of the bamboo.
It is mizusashi container for fresh-water in Japanese tea ceremony.
Yuzogan means inlay by the glaze.
He engraved the surface painted matted glaze and embed bright celadon glaze into it.
He made carefully to express white porcelain's beauty.
Height : 19.0 cm
Diameter : 15.0 cm
People say that ONO was the best craftsman to carve porcelain skillfully. He always tried to improve the completeness of the work and published satisfactory pieces.