1th Generation Zengoro Eiraku Hozen (1795-1855）Tea Bowl (Chawan) for Tea Ceremony.
The Eiraku family is one of the most important and historically significant family of potters in Japan since 17 century.
They belong to a limited number of craftsmen who is allowed to create tea ceremony utensils for three schools of tea ceremony which are Mushakoujisenke, Urasenke and Omotesenke.
2.6in. (6.7cm.) high;
6.2in. (15.9cm.) diameter;
There is a chip at the bottom occurred during baking.
There is also chip near the rim.
Please see the pictures for details.
Supplied with wooden box.