Chawan: Vintage Porcelain Peony Chawan.
This is a vintage Japanese hand-painted tea bowl of Kyo ware; The bowl was made about 20 years ago.
A red flower is hand-painted on the bowl. The seal of the potter is stamped on the bottom.
Kyo ware is one of Japan's most traditional wares, which started around 1590. These ceramic products usually use a porcelain type clay, and are painted with overglaze enamel pigments.
Dia. max. 4.8"(12.3 cm) x 3.0"(7.6 cm).