Kintsugi Raku Ware Matcha Bowl
Kodai-ji temple was established in 1606 by the nun Kodai-in (often known by the title Kita no Mandokoro), who was the widow of Toyotomi Hideyoshi, to pray for her late husband.
The Japanese ruler Toyotomi Hideyoshi invaded Korea in 1592 and 1597, returning with families of Korean potters as spoils of war.
Why did Toyotomi Hideyoshi command Sen Rikyu, this great man of Tea, to commit ritual suicide?
Very unusual crane pattern 'Raku ware'