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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
The artworks are fired in anagama to produce dark brown color. The long accumulated profoundness of Tanba can be felt.