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Black Iron Shigaraki Tea Bowl

Black Iron Shigaraki Tea Bowl

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Discover the exquisite craftsmanship of HECHIMON with this Black Iron Shigaraki Tea Bowl, a true testament to the artistry of Japanese pottery. Meticulously handcrafted in the heart of Shigaraki, each tea bowl reflects the rich tradition and heritage of this renowned pottery-making region. Crafted from premium black iron clay sourced locally, this tea bowl embodies the rustic elegance and understated beauty synonymous with Shigaraki Ware.

The deep black hue and natural glaze create a striking contrast, while the sturdy construction ensures durability and longevity. Whether you're enjoying a moment of solitude or hosting a tea ceremony with loved ones, this tea bowl from HECHIMON promises to add a touch of sophistication and authenticity to every sip.


Size: W5in x L5in x H2.5in / W12cm × L12cm × H6.3cm
Material: Shigaraki Ceramics

Care & Use

  • Handwash only
  • Do not use in microwave or oven

Colors and patterns may vary from piece to piece depending on the temperature and location of the kiln during production.

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Shigaraki-ware Meets Nature's Charm

Shigaraki Ware, originating from the Shigaraki region in Shiga Prefecture, holds a storied history dating back over a millennium. Its roots are deeply intertwined with Japanese pottery traditions, benefiting from the region's abundant resources like high-quality clay and ample wood for kiln firing. 

During the medieval era, Shigaraki Ware gained favor among tea practitioners, embodying the wabi-sabi aesthetic. The unglazed, wood-fired pieces of Shigaraki ceramics, marked by irregularities and unique firing imprints, showcase a timeless allure that continues to resonate with enthusiasts globally.

Today, Shigaraki Ware remains a symbol of artistic expression, reflecting the perfect marriage of tradition, nature, and the enduring appeal of Japanese pottery. Its distinct style, characterized by ash glazes, unglazed surfaces, and natural textures, preserves the essence of its rich heritage while continuing to inspire admiration for its earthy charm and unique craftsmanship.

Brand History

HECHIMON's pottery isn't just fashionable and refined; it's a celebration of the raw beauty found in imperfection. Imagine the warmth of freshly picked vegetables, the comforting touch of earthy textures, and the sense of tranquility that comes with sipping from a handcrafted vessel. It's a unique Japanese experience that transcends words, capturing the essence of nature's diversity and the ever-changing rhythm of life.

They believe in delivering vessels that are 'just as they are' – each piece reflecting the simplicity and authenticity of nature. Their stunning Shigaraki Ware embodies the beauty of heterogeneity and imperfection, inviting you to embrace the gentle warmth that comes with handmade craftsmanship. With every use, their pottery evolves, transforming into a cherished part of your daily rituals and connecting you to the essence of life itself.