23533 人間国宝 金重陶陽 (Bizen Scarlet cord Sake cup (Kousuke appraisal)) KANESHIGE Toyo
[Kaneshige Toyo] Bizen Roku kiln was born as a child of the pottery of the Kingeshi family, who was a kiln of the side of the Kinshige family. . Further research on potter's clay was successful, and in 30 years he succeeded in reproducing the soil of Momoyama Bizen. In 1939, he succeeded in firing the Hibiki kiln and made an effort to reproduce the old Bizen, showing his success as the founder of modern Bizen ware. In 1956, Bizen ware was recognized as an important intangible cultural property (living national treasure).