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Shigaraki Hanaire (信楽花入)
This is the Shigaraki ware crafted by ARAKAWA, Satoshi (荒川智).
He made the shape by throwing on the potter's wheel and it was fired in the kiln called "angama".
The shape is flat oerall and the combination between flowing ashes and burnt patterns is fantasitic.
Height : 21.0 cm
Width : 21.0 cm
Diameter : 10.0 cm
Arakawa moved to Shiga to make his unique ceramics. Simple design with burnt and mild natural glaze are characterized by firing in the anagama wood-fired kin.