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This is crafted by SAKAI. It is mizusashi container for fresh-water in Japanese tea ceremony. He used the skill of nezumishino that is engobe clay slip coating applied to a ceramic body to give it dark blue color. He is always trying to creat modern shino of a highly original mind.
Height : 16.7 cm
Diameter : 19.5 cm
SAKAI learned ceramic a lot under KATO, Kozo who is the living national treasure, Setoguro. He is pursing the moden Mino in his own way.