DJ7: Japanese Tea Bowl of Seto Ware, Yuteki Tenmoku by Eichi Kato

  • Sold for: Start Free Trial or Sign In to see what it's worth.
  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 19, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House
DJ7: Japanese Tea Bowl of Seto Ware, Yuteki Tenmoku by Eichi Kato

We can ship WORLDWIDE !!!

The shipping cost discount for multiple purchases (In case of Registed SAL shipment) :

2-5 items : 30% Shipping cost discount 6-10 items : 35% Shipping cost discount 11 and more items : 40% Shipping cost discount

ITEM DISCRIPTION

Item

Japanese Tea Bowl of Seto Ware, Oil drop pattern glaze, Yuteki Tenmoku

Condition

Completely New

Potter

Kato Eichi

Size

Dia. max. 4.3"(11.0 cm) x 3.2"(8.2 cm)

Description of item

This is a tea bowl of Japanese Seto Ware, which is made by a famous potter, Katoh Eichi. Black glaze coveres the white pottery.

His signature (2 lines) is written on the bottom.

Seto ware is the pottery made in Seto city and nearby areas of modern Aichi prefecture. The Seto area was the center of pottery manufacture in the Kamakura period; Ko-seto (old seto) designates pieces made at this time. At the end of the Muromachi period the center of the pottery manufacture moved to nearby Mino. At that time, wares made in the area from Seto to Mino were called setoyaki. In the early Edo period, some pottery manufacture moved back to Seto. In 1822,

Kato Tamikichi (1722-1824) introduced sometsuke
... read more