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A Japanese 'Onda Village tea/sake set'

includes two teapots and five drinking cups, turquoise green glaze. Provenance: From the collection of Denis and Joy Hanna. Note: Dennis visited Japan in 1964, it is recorded that 'I had a wonderful visit to Onda, stayed there for several days, arrived there on a bus unannounced, handed over the card (of introduction from Takeichi Kawai) to the potter and bought pots as I went. It got very difficult carting them around. I got them back eventually'. Label included detailing '1982 Dad's Visit'.

Realised: $210