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Haiyu Uri Kaki (灰釉瓜花器)
This is the Kyoto ware crafted by ITOI, Yasuhiro (糸井康博).
He makes vase with ash glaze which is made from natural wood ashes.
The glaze was dripping from the top.
He copied the shape from cucumis that is called uri.
Height : 18 cm
Diameter : 14.5 cm
ITOI was born in Kyoto and is working at Oji-cho, Nara prefecture today. Solo exhibitions are held in the galleries and he works actively.