VIEW LARGER Click on a photograph.
This is the Tanba ware crafted by ICHINO, Shinsui (市野信水).
He blends both the clay picked in the Tanba region and small quantity of kaolin together.
It was fired in the kiln called "anagama" and the color of the surface looks white because the soil has been prepared like that.
Height : 5.5 cm
Diameter : 6.5 cm
Diameter : 6.0 cm
Works are burned in single-chamber kiln called "anagama" to creat quality brown color. That's why they have the accumulated profundness in Tanba ware.