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This vase is crafted by TAKEMURA. It was burned in the makigama wood-fired kiln. He put the ash glaze at upper body in advance and blue-green cloroed transparent glass materials are flowing and stopped halfway through vase. Hiiro which means color of flame pattern has come out at lower body and that is distinctive characteristic of firing in the kiln.
Height : 20 cm
Width : 8 cm
A craftsman who uses ash of various plants to produce natural ash glaze. The gentle texture of his vessels creates a soft smoothing atmosphere.