Winter Bird and Snow Motif Matcha Bowl

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This elegant winter motif Japanese Matcha bowl (aka. "Chawan" in Japanese) has been hand-crafted by Zenshoh Yamaoka at Zenshoh kiln, Japan, known for his precise, highly sophisticated and elegant drawing techniques. 

With the gracious hand-painting of white heavy snow piled up on the cypress branches, this masterfully hand-crafted Matcha bowl expresses the sublime beauty of the Japanese winter season. The earthenware texture of the bowl and translucent glaze enhances its elegance. 

A highly sophisticated Kyo-Yaki (Kyoto Style Pottery) Matcha bowl that will enhance the spirit of your Matcha ritual. 


  • Diameter: 11cm * Height: 8cm (Standard Matcha Bowl Size)


  • The Matcha Bowl comes in a sophisticated wooden box. A perfect choice as a gift. 


Made by Zenshoh Yamaoka at Zenshoh Kiln. Zenshoh Yamaoka was born in 1942 and worked under Zenjiroh Ueyama for 10 years before opening his own kiln in 1969. He is highly appraised for sophisticated and elegant drawing techniques and he is an officially designated traditional craftsman by the by the Japnese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. His exquisite work is highly appreciated among the Kyoyaki style ceramic collectors. 

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