Wood-fired Bowl (Shumpei Yamaki)


This small bowl is perfect for serving steeped tea (kumidashi) and rice.

Shumpei’s bowls have the most beautiful forms and this one is adorned with beautiful green ash deposit.

Approximately D4.25″ x H2″
Wood-fired stoneware
Made in Iowa by Shumpei Yamaki


The work of Iowa potter Shumpei Yamaki is refreshingly modern with beautiful sharp lines. Shumpei takes considerable time and care to load the pieces in his wood-firing kiln so that he is able to maximize the effects of fire and ash on each of his pieces.