This is a very beautiful tea bowl of Japanese Shigaraki Ware. Green and purple glazes are poured on the brown bowl.
Shigaraki ware is pottery and stoneware made in the Shigaraki area of Japan. The kiln is one of ‘The Six Old Kilns’ in Japan. Although figures representing the Racoon Dog are a popular product included as Shigaraki ware, the kiln and local pottery tradition has a long
And varied history.
The seal of the potter is put on the bottom.
Size: 4.9" (12.5 cm) diameter x 3.0" (7.5 cm) high. Condition: Excellent and unused