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Sake cup


Sake cup (sakazuki), one of seven, porcelain with a white glaze and beni-iro rim: Asia, East Asia, Japan, Tōhoku, Miyagi, Kirigome Kiln, 18th - 19th century

Museum reference



World Culture

Object name

Sake cup

Production information

Kirigome, Kiln
Miyagi-ken, Japan, East Asia


18th - 19th century

Style / Culture

Edo period, Japanese
Meiji period, Japanese


Porcelain, Glaze


Similar to illustration in Tōhoku no Yakimono, by David Hale, with Foreword by Prof. Fujio Koyama, pub. Yuzan Kaku, Tōkyō, 1974 (in Japanese translation), Bl.&Wh. Plate No. 38

Catalogue for Ruthin Craft Centre Exhibition of Tōhoku pottery from the Hale Collection, Ruthin, Denbighshire, N. Wales, UK, March 30 – June 24, 2012, No. 03 B


The Anne and David Hale Collection of Tōhoku Ceramics

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