The very elaborate line carvings and skin texture tell of a top quality product.
Kouun made top quality tea container.
Gourd-shaped copper vase with engraved lines.
This mottled pattern is called Hanshi dou 'mottled purple copper'.
This technique is used to make irregularly shaped purple patterns appear on the surface of copperware, and no two patterns are the same.
If you look at the back, you can see Kouun's name engraved on it.
The back side shows signs of use and is old to some extent.
The box is "Awase bako", not the box for this piece.
This is a very elaborate, top quality piece and is somewhat old.
You can also use it as a small vase.
Total weight: 380g
Condition:used / There are no flaws or defects, although it looks like it has been used for a long time and is a little old and worn.
It is in very good condition.
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It will be shipped by FedEx or Japan post depending on the delivery area.
There are areas where out-of-area fees of will be incurred in the Fedex.
Japan post Air mail:7-10days (no insurance)
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