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Egaratsu Sasae Hirazara (絵唐津笹絵平皿)
This is the Karatsu ware crafted by MIZOKAMI, Sofu (溝上藻風).
He used the clay extracted from the mountain around his home.
The plate is calm design with keeping high-classed sense.
He painted the simple design with underglaze iron decoration.
Height : 4.8 cm
Diameter : 19.7 cm
Sofu is the head of Imadake kiln established in 1996. He makes an effort to express Karatsu design with soils taken in the nearby mountains.