and the bowl held a tea of passion fruit and cloves, sure to satisfy the guests that day. (Shino Teabowl)
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Tea bowl, unknown Raku ware workshop. Style of Hon'ami Kōetsu 本阿弥光悦 (1558-1637). Edo period or Meiji era, 19th century. Japan. Raku-type earthenware with red slip under milky glaze; smoke-blackened rim; red lacquer repairs
Japan's National Treasure: Shiroraku-Chawan FUJISAN
Hon' ami Koetsu - "Mount Fuji" raku teabowl - Japan - Momoyama period , early This is an example of wabi-sabi, the Japanese aesthetic of finding beauty in imperfection.