Mino-Yaki Hohin Kyusu
White porcelain hohin kyusu made in Mino Province, Gifu prefecture in Japan. The lid is painted with a stripe pattern with a motif of tea bud leaves.
Mino Province is the largest pottery and porcelain producing region in Japan. Its origins date back to the Nara period (710-794). In Mino region, artisans have developed new glazes to suit people's tastes in each era, creating pottery of various shapes and colors. For this reason, Mino-yaki is not defined as a single style but has a variety of techniques.
Material: White porcelain
Dimensions: H 80 mm, D 95 mm, vol 160ml
Care Instructions: Hand wash and leave to dry with the top off. Do not wash in dishwater. Avoid abrasive cleansers or steel wool.
Location: Mino Province, Gifu prefecture, Japan