Fine Japanese art and tea implements
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1353072 (stock #TRC1643)
Kyoto Ceramics and Fine Art
$275.00
Fired in an anagama small-batch kiln, this other-worldly looking saké cup (guinomi) displays rich ochre hues in areas where the rough clay shows through and is covered in a lush Oribe green glaze which is difficult to achieve. The brilliant green color is the result of copper glaze applied to the clay body which is then fired at 1220 degrees C—creating an oxidation reaction...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1312567 (stock #TRC1565)
Kyoto Ceramics and Fine Art
$275.00
The light-grey glazed interior of this piece makes an inviting backdrop for a smooth cup of saké. The exterior by contrast is matte with a slightly coarse texture making it easy to hold in the hand. Overall it has a decidedly modern feel to it however the techniques used to produce this attractive guinomi go back many generations...