VIEW LARGER Click on a photograph.
Yakishime Guinomi (焼締ぐい?)
This is the Karatsu ware crafted by MIZOKAMI, Yoshihiro (溝上良博).
Firing in the climbing kiln. He made the shape by throwing on the potter's wheel.
It is yakishime firing unglazed wares at high temperature.
He used the clay picked in the area of Karatsu that contained less iron.
Height : 5.8 cm
Diameter : 6.0 cm
Yoshihiro is the eldest son of Sofu. He always makes pottery by hand elaborately and produces original glaze to paint calm color.