Antique Tokoname Red Clay Houhin Gyokuyo
Traditional Style of Houhin.
Pretty nice curve body, tasteful calligraphy on lid and body.Shape, body, art is very harmonious.
4 large letters on lid sasy "鴻門之会" which means "Feast at Swan Goose Gate". It is historical event that took place in 206 BC.
Status of houhin is very good. Estimating Approx. 40 years old.
Artist Gyokuyo was born1924,