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7" Japanese Rectagular SHIGARAKI Ceramic Plate by TAKAHASHI RAKUSAI


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Shigaraki (Shiga Prefecture), one of the Six Ancient Kilns (roku koyo), continues to this day as one of the great centers for stoneware. During the fifteenth century, tea masters began using Shigaraki pottery, which encompassed the spirit of wabi-sabi aesthetics. See Shiho Kanzaki. "The history of Shigaraki pottery". the-anagama.com. Retrieved 2014-11-02.

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Reference Number1184
Item ConditionPre-owned. There are a few scrapes. Please see pictures.
ThemeDecorative Plates
Japanese Pottery StyleShigaraki Stoneware
CeramistTakahashi Rakusai
Pottery KilnRakusai Kiln
Pottery TermJapanese Wabi-Sabi Aesthetic
MaterialStoneware
Origin-CountryJapan
Origin-IslandHonshu
Origin-RegionKansai
Origin-PrefectureShiga
Origin-TownShigaraki
Original Box/PackagingNot included.
Measure 1Dimensions: 2" (height) x 7.25" (width) x 7.25" (length)
Total Weight2 lb 2 oz
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