London, South Kensington
15 October 2013
Shoji Hamada (1894-1978)
A soya bottle with loop handle, spout and cover, decorated in tenmoku and kaki glazes
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With a signed, handwritten note by Janet Leach stating 'Shoji Hamada Pot for Soya Sauce'.
This bottle was given by Shoji Hamada to Bernard Leach and was one of several pieces which he used regularly.
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