|Hirado eggshell porcelain sencha teacup - Sansui
Traditional Hirado designs have been beautifully reproduced on these extremely fine porcelain cups. The porcelain is so thin that, when held up to the light, the sometsuke design shows through. Inspired by the past, these pieces are of the highest quality modern day standard.
Approx. Size: diameter 8cm / 3.1"; height 5.2 - 5.5 cm / 2" - 2.2",
Approx. volume 100 - 110 ml / 3.4 - 3.7 oz (up to the rim.)
Made in Sasebo, Nagasaki, Japan by Hirado Tosho XIII,
US$220.00 (Shipping charges not included.)
Mr. Fujimoto Gakuei makes his items on demand and it usually takes about three months to deliver this cup.