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The Golden Age of Karatsu Stoneware

by Fran‡cois Villemin

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0764344056, Hardcover)

Over 400 color photos and text reveal the unique character of 16th and 17th century Karatsu stoneware, ranked with Raku and Hagi among Japan's top three ceramic wares. Explore the table and kitchenware, the bowls and cups used in the worlds of tea and saké. Read the descriptions of their features and purpose within Japanese culture. Learn about the mystery of its origins and its romantic history.

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