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Yunomi Kyo Kiyomizu yaki Japanese tea cup set


Carefully drawn Fujin (wind god) and Raijin (thunder god) which is a color of exceptionally in a 琳派 Rinpa art on a large teacup of Ichiraku-yaki. 

With wooden box Kiyomizu is one of the traditional crafts that represent Kyoto, originally started in the pottery of Kiyomizu Slope neighborhood toward Kiyomizu-era.

Pottery and porcelain made in Kyoto is generally known as Kyo-style ceramics,Kiyomizu ware. 

The splendour and refined elegance of Kyo-style-ceramics, Kiyomizu ware is created based on sophisticated design and various proficient skills.

History of pottery and porcelain in Kyoto started more than 1,200 years ago, in Nara period. A Buddhist priest, Gyoki built a kiln and made earthenware in Seikanji. Now the ruins of the temple is called "Chawan-zaka". 

Kyo-style ceramics, Kiyomizu ware products are mostly handmade and the feature of that is in wide variety in small quantity.

Made in Kyoto, Japan.




8 x 10 cm , 3.14 x 3.93 inch

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