Black Glaze Mug

Artist: Yamato Kobayashi
2,800 yen ($25.68 USD)

After completing his studies at Hosei University, Potter Yamato Kobayashi trained in ceramics at the Ibaraki Prefecture Industrial Technical Centre. He followed that with a stint apprenticing with well known potter Akio Nukaga before establishing his independent studio in 2015.

Kobayashi’s appreciation of antique ash glazed and kohiki pottery is his reflected in his own work and style. Using the iron rich clay of the Kasama region he produces functional tableware suitable for everyday use.


  • Dimensions: Dia 8.5cm x H 9cm
  • Weight: 182g
  • Material: Ceramic
  • Product No: YK-6
  • Made in Japan