HOZAN KILN GOMA BIZEN WARE JAPANESE TEACUP PAIR
¥14,400

Hozan Kiln Goma Bizen Ware Japanese Teacup Pair

JPY ¥14,400

Only 6 pieces in stock!

This is a Bizen Ware teacup with a pattern called "Goma(sesame)." The coarse texture, exquisite colors and patterns produced by the kiln's flames is a remarkable example of Bizen Ware, "the art of clay and fire". 

This pattern is called "Goma", because the pine wood used to fire the kiln turns to ash, which adheres to the work and gives it a pattern that looks like a sprinkling of sesame (=Goma) seeds. Each firing results in a different pattern, making each piece a unique work of art.

Delivered in a wooden box, it makes a perfect gift for your loved ones.

Bizen Ware is a traditional stoneware produced in the Inbe area of Okayama Prefecture. It is one of the oldest ceramics in Japan, and is made using the “Yakishime" technique, in which pieces are fired at high temperatures without glaze to make them durable and water-resistant. 

Hozan Kiln is a long-established Bizen Ware kiln located in Imbe, Bizen City. In the Bizen Ware, there were six families that had been under the protection of the shogunate (government) since the 17th century. Hozan Kiln is known as one of them and continues to this day as the legitimate successor of Bizen Ware.

PRODUCT DETAIL

  • Quantity: 2 cups
  • Dimension: D8.2cm(3.2in) x H7.8cm(3.1in)
  • Capacity : 200ml(6.8oz)
  • Wooden Box: 11.7cm(4.6in) x 18.8cm(7.4in) x H10.2cm(4in)
  • Material: Stoneware 
  • Origin: Made in Japan - Bizen Ware
  • Brand: Hozan Kiln 

About BIZEN ware
"The Art of the Clay and Fire"

Bizen Ware is a traditional stoneware produced in the Ibe area of Okayama Prefecture. It is one of the oldest ceramics in Japan, and is made using the “Yakishime" technique, in which pieces are fired at high temperatures without glaze to make them durable and water-resistant.

Bizen Ware is called "the art of clay and fire" for the exquisite colors and patterns produced by the kiln's flames, and is characterized by its minimalist, "wabi-sabi" design.

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04/01/2024
Monte F.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Will be a wonderful hot drink presentation.

This has a definite simple look but has plenty of design to interest a viewer and consumer of the hot drink as well as showing the rest of the local people I show on Facebook.

04/26/2024

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03/07/2024
Shawn SVG verified by SHOP
United States United States

What a beautiful set of cups. I store them in the wooden box provided so hopefully they don’t get damaged. Love these things.