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Mid-Edo Period (1603-1868) Japanese Pink Raku Teabowl (Chawan)

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Japanese Antique Raku Teabowl (Chawan) made during Mid-Edo Period (1603-1868).

Raku pottery is traditionally used in Japanese tea ceremony since as early as the 16th century.
The seal of the potter is stamped at the bottom.

2.613in. (6.7cm.) high;
4.212in. (10.8cm.) diameter;
230g weight.

Good considering the age.
There is a chip at the rim. Please see the photos for details.
No cracks.