Tea-Ceremony Water-Cup (Mizu-Sashi)
Tea-Ceremony Water-Cup (Mizu-Sashi)
Tea-Ceremony Water-Cup (Mizu-Sashi)

Tea-Ceremony Water-Cup (Mizu-Sashi)

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Japan
Early 20th Century
Hagi-Ware
Pale stone-ware, exterior with multiple cylindric grooves
painted with bell flower ornament, whitish glaze
H: 14 cm

The shown object shows a mizushashi made of light stoneware with whitish glaze, which belongs to the hagi ware. This water container was used in the traditional Japanese tea ceremony to store the water from which the tea was boiled. The object is cylindrical and has a grooved wall, which is painted with a bellflower.