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Japanese Pottery187 of 1275An Antique Japanese IC&E Company Aurulent Moriage Cherry Blossom Oblong BowlJapanese commemorative gift yunomi with box, dated 1961
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    Posted 1 year ago

    kwqd
    (834 items)

    This very thin, fine set of porcelain meoto yunomi are 3.25" high and 3" high. No box, but signed on the base and hand painted. Not sure of who the maker is, still researching them. Also not certain that I have the signatures on the bases aligned correctly. I was never very good at reading hand written Japanese and have lost whatever skill in doing so that I once had. Part of a pile of meoto yunomi I have added to my collection over the past few weeks, all for under $20 each. One could make a very inexpensive hobby of collecting meoto yunomi as there are many vintage sets available for very little money.

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    1. Newfld Newfld, 1 year ago
      Beautiful set, love the blue & pretty sunrise design
    2. kwqd kwqd, 1 year ago
      Thanks Jenni!

      Thanks for loving my yunomi set Jenni, Kevin and Vynil33rpm!
    3. racer4four racer4four, 1 year ago
      These are beautiful Kevin.
      Have you had tea out of one? I'm sure it would be a sublime experience.
    4. kwqd kwqd, 1 year ago
      Thanks Karen. I actually don't drink tea! I have no sense of smell so tea just tastes like hot water to me and green tea gives me heartburn..... I plan to brew some and use some of my yunomi, though. Porcelain ones like these are what I would use since they don't require any special maintenance.

      Thanks for loving my yunomi Karen, Kevin, lizzycbw, aura, Thomas, iggy and fortapache!
    5. racer4four racer4four, 1 year ago
      I don't drink tea either, :( , but I love a hot water.
      Try it!
    6. kwqd kwqd, 1 year ago
      I might try warm coffee or even warm sake! I have so many yunomi, now, that if I start trying sake in them, I might develop a drinking problem...

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