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SOLD- Shinogi (faceted) Porcelain Cups by Hanako Nakazato; Maine / Karatsu

SOLD- Shinogi (faceted) Tea Cups or can be used for Soba Choko (noodle dipping sauce cups,) porcelain, by Hanako Nakazato; Union, Maine and Karatsu, Japan. H. 2.375"(6cm) x Dia. 3.625"(9cm.) Two available at $25.00 each. Additional views of this item, Inv#HN-17, and more work by Hanako Nakazato available on our WaSabiDou website,
Hanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. The Nakazato family is a well-known pottery family in Karatsu, Saga Prefecture, with the 12th generation Nakazato Taroemon being designated a National Living Treasure for Karatsu ceramics. Hanako moved to the US at age 16 to pursue her education. While in the US, she took a renewed interest in her cultural roots, especially the Japanese food culture, and decided to return home to to learn pottery from her father, Takashi Nakazato. Since her debut exhibition at Manyodo Gallery in Tokyo, in 2000, she has shown her work extensively in Japan and the US. In 2007, she established her studio monohanako in Karatsu, Japan. In 2010, she established another studio monohanakowest in Union, ME. She currently divides her time between Japan and the US.

$25.00        sale price $20.00