Antique Japanese oribe ware chawan (tea cup). Buff color stoneware with reddish brown translucent glaze. Two areas of thick white crackle glaze with black brushwork motifs give this cup it’s traditional oribe appearance. Satisfying weight and shape. Lovely drips and depth. With tomobako.
Age: Taisho Period (early 20th century)
Dimensions: 3 1/4″ high x 4 3/8″ wide