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Shigaraki Uzukumaru (信楽蹲)
This is the Shigaraki ware crafted by KANZAKI, Shusaku (神崎秀策).
Firing in a cave kiln.
He made the shape by turning on the potter's wheel.
Height : 12.5 cm
Diameter : 11 cm
He was born in Shigaraki-cho and makes pottery at Miharu Kiln today. The ceramics are baked in anagama and are characterized by its mysterious, warm design.