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Mashiko wareLiving National TreasureShoji Hamada濱田 庄司

濱田 庄司

Shoji Hamada

Mashiko ware  1894-1978

Living National Treasure

Hamada Shoji, one of Japan's leading modern potters, was designated a Living National Treasure in 1955, and settled in Mashiko in 1930, where he left behind many pieces of practicality in a robust and steady style. In his own words, "I found my way in Kyoto, started in England, studied in Okinawa, and grew up in Mashiko.


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