Tanka Itazara M

Artist: Shinji Hidaka
3,400 yen ($31.25 USD)

Potter Shinji Hidaka’s series of Tanka plates are made from the clay traditionally used to produce Ibushi Kawara roof tiles. The un-glazed plates have rough uneven surfaces and variations in tone ranging from black to charcoal.

Shinji Hidaka originally studied painting before turning his attention to the production of ceramics and establishing a studio in the city of Mizunami, Gifu. In 2016 Hidaka moved his studio to Okayama prefecture where he currently works producing tableware for exhibition in Japan.


  • Dimensions: W 19.5cm x D 12.5cm x H 0.8
  • Weight: 263g
  • Material: Ceramic
  • Product No: SH-40-2
  • Made in Japan