Guinomi is the Japanese word for a small cup for drinking sake. It may be enjoyed as a shot glass for your favorite spirits, teas, or used as an espresso cup. This one-of-a-kind ceramic art piece was created in Prague and is handmade from fine white stoneware from Germany. Thrown on an electric wheel, finger indentation and then meticulously trimmed and the outside is facet cut by the artist’s hand. High fired in an electric kiln to 1280˚C with a titanium micro-crystal glaze with splashes cobalt oxide. Colors are a soft wash of cobalt blue with scribed motifs of Tamashi (spirit eggs) in deep cobalt blue.
Signed and dated – Gaston CZ – 3.7.2019
Size – h. 65 mm x w. 90 mm made in Prague, Czech Republic.