Kuro raku chawan, Inspired by Nonko's Masu chawan
Nonko (also known as Donyu) was Raku Kichizaemon III (1599-1656), famed for his series of seven chawan (Shichishu).
This kuroraku chawan is inspired by one of these, a chawan entitled "Masu" which means a wooden squared measuring cup.
Comes with a signed wooden box.
Handcrafted in Kyoto, Japan by Sasaki Shoraku III
Size (approx.): Diameter 12.5 cm / 4.9", Height 7.5 cm / 2.9"
US$280.00 (Shipping charges not included) SOLD