This handcrafted black clay kyusu is made by Futoshi Sawada. It is in the traditional tokoname yaki style, however it is unusually fine. It’s plump spherical bodyshape is aesthetically balanced by it’s slender spout and it has outstanding pouring comfort due to the lovely rounded shape of the handle. It is exceptionally light due to the skill of the artisan able to turn such refined work. It’s surface is softly textured offering another layer of gentle beauty, it feels heavenly in your hands.
You could be forgiven for keeping this pot for special occasions but once you have it, you cant help but make many occasions special, allowing you to enjoy this excellent piece as part of daily life!