Handpainted sometsuke tea bowl - Sardines
Larger than a tea cup but smaller than a Matcha bowl, this charmingly rustic
tea bowl is perfect for Sencha.
Warm and soothing,just like your favorite cup of tea!
The bottle drawn inside the bowl is called "Compra bottle" which was produced in the 19th century for exporting soy sauce and sake by The Dutch East India Company (aka VOC) to Europe.
Comes in a paper box
Handcrafed by Mukaeda Hidehito at Warabe kobo studio in Saga-pref., Japan
Approx. Size: diameter 10.8 cm / 4.2"; height 7.7 cm / 3",
Appro. volume 400 ml / 13.5 oz *Up to the rim
US$38.00 (Shipping charges not included)