SUZUKI GORŌ (b. 1941)
Rounded Narumi Oribe sake cup with carved band and large white black-outlined circular medallion design
1 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Narumi Oribe is the most complicated Oribe ware in which the top surfacing consisting of white clay is joined with the bottom part made of iron-red clay. Traditionally, the white clay section is decorated with copper green glaze while white slip glaze is applied to the red clay part.