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Shigaraki Tokkuri (信楽徳利)
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".
Ashes were fallen on the whole body in firing and the deep scene is appeared.
Height : 13.1 cm
Diameter : 9.1 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.