SHORYU Blue Dew Japan Tokoname Ceramic Kyusu Side-handle SR90 (Inside-unglazed) 昭龍
SHORYU Blue Dew Tokoname Ceramic Teapot (Woodbox)
Shoryu created very special teapot with new beauty.
Beautiful & Elegant Shape.
Color and shine is attractive like blue dew.
Gold knob is charming.
The body is made of Tokoname Red clay, then smoked to black.
Out side blue coating, Inside is unglazed ceramic (please see photo)
"Unglazed" gives good effect to taste of tea.
Photos were taken under the natural light and under the lighting to show the texture and the pattern well.
Capacity: Approx. 230 ml
Box: Wood box
Artist: Shoryu, Umehara Shoji
Artist Bio: Born in 1945. 61 years of teapot work , as of 2021.
In 2018, received The Order of the Sacred Treasure, Silver Rays from the government for his long year contribution to the Japan’s traditional art craft.