Raku ware is a type of Japanese pottery, often referring to tea bowls (matchawa) used in traditional Japanese tea ceremony.
Raku ware was made by Chojiro, a follower of the famous tea master Sen-no-Rikyu (1522-1291), known to have established the tea ceremony (wabi-cha).
Duration: December 4, 2013 – January 25, 2014
Open Hours: 10:00am – 5:00pm (admission closes at 4:30pm)
Location: Mitsui Memorial Museum
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Itsukushima is a sacred spot famous for its many holy buildings and the floating torii gate. The island has many additional attractions, from scenic autumn colors to sacred deer. Find out the secrets of Itsukushima now!
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