茶碗 - Green Tea Bowl is the essence of Raku. Dating back to late 1500's Raku ware was established to maximize the experience of consuming green tea through tea ceremony by the most powerful men of Japan of the time.
"Tong marking" on the bowl indicates this one was handled manually in our kiln piece by piece.
Mt. Fuji in many ways represent Japan and its culture. On this chawan, Mt. Fuji stands stands elegantly as it does in reality.
Width (Diameter) 11.5 cm Height 7.8 cm