Japanese Ceramic Green Tea Bowl Vtg Light Gray Blue Characters Chawan GTB998
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Vtg Japanese Ceramic Green Tea Bowl
This is a vintage Japanese ceramic green tea bowl, Matcha Chawan. It has a light gray crackle. On top of the glaze, several Japanese characters are painted in blue. This bowl is likely a bowl used as an offering to support a temple or a sanctuary. This type of bowls is traditionally used for preparing and drinking green tea during tea ceremonies.
Light gray, blue
Japanese characters: 明治丙午 Meiji Hinoe-uma (1906), 畑中 Hatanaka (family name), 献 kon donation, 寿 kotobuki long life
Item weight: 294 grams
Packed weight: 594 grams
Approx. 12 cm wide x 7.5 cm tall
Good condition. Wear and tear due to age. Please see the photos.
We got this item at an antique auction in Tajimi in Gifu, Japan
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