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Karatsu Haikaburi Tokkui (唐津灰被徳利)
This is the Karatsu ware crafted by FUJINOKI, Yotatro (藤ノ木陽太郎).
It was taken through reduction firing in the kiln called "anagama".
Without glaze, the firewood's ashes kept falling on for 11 days and became the color.
The inner color makes liquor look better.
Height : 13.5 cm
Diameter : 7.8 cm
Dohei kiln was build in 1981 and many fantastic Karatsu-yaki are sent to the world. Yotaro produces wide range of works like new Karatsu, dolls, instruments and other type of things.