Ash glaze Gyohamon Heishi

Artist: Fumihiro Tamura
65,000 yen ($568.53 USD)

Wood-fired Heishi (Sake Vessel) decorated with a fish and wave motif. Heishi were large vessels made in ancient times to hold sake.

Potter Fumihiro Tamura, based in his hometown of Okazaki city in Aichi prefecture, has been producing functional tableware since completing his training in 2004. He cites both the pottery traditions of South East Asia as well the Kozeto pottery produced in the Aichi region during the middle ages as strong influences on his ceramics. Much of his pottery is wood-fired in a Makigama.


  • Dimensions: Dia 25.5cm x H 34cm
  • Weight: 5760g
  • Material: Ceramic
  • Product No: FT-12
  • Made in Japan