Handmade by Koichi Iinuma in Kasama, Japan
Handthrown cup & saucer in stoneware. Matte turquoise and lavender crackle glaze applied on the inside and the outside. Decorated with hand-carved subtle lines and small silver dots. Beautiful glossy crackle glaze laid on the centre of both the cup and the saucer. Comes in a set.
Dimensions of the cup: w-12cm x d-9 x h-7.5cm
Dimensions of the saucer: w-15cm x h-5cm
As all products are handmade sizes and colour may vary slightly
Koichi Iinuma's delicate and sophisticated style has a certain modern flair, with its flashes of gold and silver combined with astonishingly beautiful colours and tones. He experiments with a variety of materials; including glass, lacquer, and numerous other glazes to express his artistic creativity. His sake cups are particularly notable as collectors' items as he continues to gain an impressive reputation in the arts scene. Not only has he featured in a number of distinguished exhibitions, but has won many prizes, confirming his status as an artist to watch.