The unevenness of the glaze is also a characteristic feature. The lid is light and easy to handle.
This pot is Mashiko ware. Mashiko ware was first produced in Mashiko City, Tochigi Prefecture, in 1853, and has long been a central area for folk art ceramics.
RIKIZO, one of the brands of Maruri Tamaki Rikizo Shoten, was produced in large ceramic production areas where traditions are still inherited. Each piece in this series is handcrafted by artisans with the special care. The unique and characteristic appearance of handmade products make everyday meals more rich and enjoyable. RIKIZO's goal is to create valuable products that are appropriate for Japan, a country rooted in the culture of respecting and carefully using things.
height 3.5 inches (9.0cm)/diameter 2.5 inches (6.5cm)/weight 7.0oz(200g)