MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware

  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware
  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware
  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware
  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware
  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware
  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware
  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware
  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware
  • MIZUSASHI (Fresh-water Jar B) Bizen ware

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Ceramic Feature

Mizusashi (水指)

This is a Bizen ware fresh water jar which Mori-san has created.
Being fired in a climbing kiln.
It's placed near the main stock hole.
We see the kiln effects called uzumore-yohen is made by charcoal of spilt log by red pine.

The pot of weight is more than 1.5 kilograms.
That's related to shipping fee, so if you want to know more, please contact us.

Mizusashi (水指)
A fresh-water pot for tea ceremony.
It's one of the tea utensils called "o-chadougu".
It comes in a variety of shapes, cylindrical type is often used.

Comes with a lid.
Lid made of pottery : the same material as the main body called tomo-buta.
Lid made of urushi : a different material from the main body and is made of Japanense urushi called nuri-buta.

Mizusashi is used for the following purpose.
・Adding water to the tea kettle
・Cleaning tools and tea bowl.



Size

Height : 15.0 cm
Diameter : 17.5 cm

Artist Introduction

MORI, Yasushi

MORI, Yasushi
(Bizen artist)

It's been over fifty years since he started making Bizen-yaki. He thought up the idea of a twice baking method to bring out a changable black color.

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Price:
¥253,000 JPY