Kiyomizu Pottery

  • east 2F
  • Traditional Craft/ Kyoto
The history of pottery in Kyoto goes back over 1200 years ago.
In the Nara period, the monk Gyoki built a furnace in the Seikan Temple (Higashiyama District) and produced earthenware. The remains of this are now called Chawansaka (Rice Bowl Hill).
Kiyomizu Pottery