Mumyoi-yaki

Mumyoi-yaki
Mumyoi-yaki ceramics are baked using clay mixed with "mumyoi" - the iron dioxide found in gold mines. Made on Sadogashima Island.

2. Ito Sekisui 5th

He used two techniques:

A. Yohen. Natural ash glaze. Litteraly means "changed by the fire/flame." Yohen refers to changes in the kiln that cause the glaze to run during firing.

B. Neriage. It is a Japanese term, meaning "to mix," and is applicable as more than one color; a clay body is used.

Mumyoi - 1
$10,500.00
Mumyoi - 2
$17,500.00
Mumyoi - 3
Mumyoi - 4
$11,900.00
Mumyoi - 5
$21,500.00
Mumyoi - 6
$24,000.00
Mumyoi - 7
$25,000.00
Mumyoi - 8
$24,000.00
Mumyoi - 9