NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII


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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby msurads06 » May 20th, '12, 22:25

I love to go to garage sales but dont usually find anything tea related. Yesterday was a nice suprise. The ginger jar is not specifically tea related but i will probably use it to store opened pu, so i figure it counts.

Here is this nice little teacup (or maybe sake cup turned into teacup) $1
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Here is a pic of the ginger jar. The lid has been super glued back together, at some point it was broken in half, but otherwise, its in great shape, stamped with "Made in Japan" on the bottom I bought it thinking it was a tea jar, but then i did a little internet research, Paid $4

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Here is a view of the top

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NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby debunix » May 21st, '12, 02:40

That GInger jar is lovely.
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby debunix » May 22nd, '12, 12:30

More of this bejeweled lovely by bonjiri in his topic

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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby David R. » May 22nd, '12, 14:37

Congrats ! That's a nice one.
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby debunix » May 23rd, '12, 10:59

I shared more pictures of this rainbow curtain rutile and carbon trap shino yunomi from shyrabbit over in his topic

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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby debunix » May 23rd, '12, 20:45

A second cup traveled with the rainbow curtain, a more subtle shino that is very hard to do justice with through the camera

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And of course more photos of it in the shyrabbit topic here.
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby AdamMY » May 23rd, '12, 21:21

debunix wrote:A second cup traveled with the rainbow curtain, a more subtle shino that is very hard to do justice with through the camera

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And of course more photos of it in the shyrabbit topic here.


You either just relocated your camera ( or one of its cords), or your TAD acted up again, either way I have quite enjoyed your recent purchases!
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby debunix » May 23rd, '12, 23:53

TAD flare. I've been admiring the work of several potters for many months to a couple of years now, waiting for just the right piece, and a couple of those popped up in short succession on etsy. And while obsessing over those pieces, I spent more time than usual on etsy with unsurprising results.

It's probably a good thing that Mago's eBay site was quiet for Golden Week while the TAD was relapsing.
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby hopeofdawn » May 24th, '12, 10:35

A quick snapshot of the interior rim of a Ray Morales chawan (that I was using to drink black tea at the time. I'm such a philistine ... :lol: ) ...

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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby Drax » May 24th, '12, 19:32

Wooo wheeee! Very nifty...!! Like waterfalls crashing onto the inside of the cup. Wow!
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby debunix » May 24th, '12, 19:58

I'm not sure who first posted something here that sent me off to hunt down Ray Morales' etsy shop, but it's been on my radar for a good while now. Mostly the things that were wows were larger than I regularly use, but then this drippy dreamy cup came along....

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Drippy

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Dreamy

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Dreamy drippies

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and not too big. Swoon.
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby achyle » May 25th, '12, 00:23

Wow Debunix, dreamy drippies like a storm on Mars.
a beauty you got here :wink:
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby achyle » May 25th, '12, 00:26

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Here's my Gyo set made by Shimizu Ken from Hojo
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby debunix » May 25th, '12, 00:34

Nice harmony in that set.
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Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby hopeofdawn » May 25th, '12, 10:24

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Wow, a stunning piece and stunning pictures! I remember seeing that cup in his shop, and not being sure I liked the vivid red against the paler aqua--but boy, these pictures have definitely changed my mind. :)
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