Iga Pitcher Bowl – Shino
Made in Japan
D 140mm x H 90mm (745ml)
Out of stock
Each of these bowls are hand thrown one by one by skilled craftsmen. This beautiful pitcher bowl is designed with an all around protruding lip making it ideal for pouring liquids out safely. Perfect for hot soups, daily side dishes and even as a picturesque dessert bowl.
Using local clay and traditional techniques, Iga ware (伊賀焼, Iga-yaki) is a style of Japanese pottery traditionally produced in Iga city of Mie prefecture, Japan. Iga ware carries a rich tradition that can be traced back to the Nara Period (710-794), featuring wild beauty actualized by the unique quality of the baked clay.
Pottery that is considered earthenware is porous and considerably low in density compared to porcelain, meaning it will absorb liquids. Therefore, before using Iga ware for the first time, please follow the care instruction in order to protect the ceramic from food stain or odor.
Paired perfectly with other Iga tableware that we offer. this Iga Pitcher Bowl will add a touch of warmth to your home.
Due to the handcrafted quality of these products, slight and individual differences in shade, gloss and size of glaze are expected. Its beauty is one of a kind.
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Making the best use of skilled Japanese craftsmanship, Azmaya collaborates with artisans, designers, and small local manufactures to revive an old Japanese aesthetic sense.
From beautifully crafted tableware and functionally calculated kitchenware, their specialized housewares are made with a consistent commitment to using traditional techniques and only the highest quality materials found in Japan.
While respecting the traditions of Japanese craftwork, Azmaya creates something new by modifying the design to match tested Japanese “tools” with the present age. The collection features minimalist design reflecting the high level of skill and superior techniques of the artisans today.
Easy to use, made to last. Our new standard in everyday life.
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